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River Cherwell at Kings Mill

Current River Level


At 11:15am, Monday 26th February GMT

Within the usual range for this location

Steady, no change from previous measurement at 11:00am, Monday 26th February GMT

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Flood Warning Areas Covering Here

River Cherwell for the Oxford area

No current or recent warnings.

River Cherwell from Lower Heyford down to and including Oxford

Flood Alert

Other Nearby Flood Warning Areas

River Thames and tributaries in the Oxford area

Flood Alert

River Thames and tributaries at New Botley, New Hinksey, North Hinksey, South Hinksey and Grandpont

No current or recent warnings.

River Thames and tributaries in the Binsey, Osney and Osney Island areas in Oxford

No current or recent warnings.

Seven Day Level Chart

Long Term Level Chart

Darker blue shaded areas on long term data indicate maximum and minimum levels for the date (you may need to zoom in closer to see them).

Long term data may have gaps where the API data was not available.

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Location and Technical Data

  • Monitoring Station: Kings Mill
  • Watercourse: River Cherwell
  • Nearest Town/Village: Oxford
  • Local Authority: Oxford
  • Ceremonial County: Oxfordshire
  • Coordinates: 51°45'22"N 1°14'19"W (51.756247,-1.238765)
  • OS Grid: SP526066 (452640,206670)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR 8YY.ZK5
  • Mapcode (Global): VHCXV.G3ZZ
  • Open Location Code: 9C3WQQ46+FF
  • Maidenhead Locator System: IO91js11
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 1491TH
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: 1491TH-level-stage-i-15_min-mASD
  • Operational Area: Cherwell
  • Catchment Area: Cherwell and Ray
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Thames
  • Environment Agency Region: Thames
  • Datum Type: Above Stage Datum (ASD)
  • Stage Datum: 54m AOD

Please note: Geographic coordinates may reflect the access point for the gauge, and not the precise location in the watercourse that it is taking readings from.

The usual range of the River Cherwell at Kings Mill is between 1.63m and 2.40m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the River Cherwell at Kings Mill over the past 12 months has been between 1.60m and 1.95m. It has been between these levels for at least 152 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Cherwell at Kings Mill is 2.78m, reached on Saturday 26th December 2020 at 1:30am.

Note that this data may not take account of recent measurements, as we wait until a level has been verified by the Environment Agency before adding it to our records.

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