River Gelt at Hynam Bridge


Current River Level: 0.328m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 3:00pm, Friday 9th December GMT

Change from previous measurement: -0.005m
(recorded at 4:30am, Friday 9th December GMT)

The usual range of the River Gelt at Hynam Bridge is between 0.19m and 0.74m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the River Gelt at Hynam Bridge over the past 12 months has been between 0.28m and 0.72m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Gelt at Hynam Bridge is 3.15m, reached on Tuesday 17th July 2007 at 7:00pm.

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.

  • Monitoring Station: Hynam Bridge
  • Watercourse: River Gelt
  • Nearest Town/Village: Hayton
  • Local Authority: Carlisle
  • Ceremonial County: Cumbria
  • Coordinates: 54°53'40"N 2°41'12"W (54.894613,-2.686767)
  • OS Grid: NY560557 (356050,555760)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR 9CPV.36
  • Mapcode (Global): WH806.P7SK
  • Open Location Code: 9C6VV8V7+R7
  • Maidenhead Locator System: IO84pv74
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 763201
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: 763201-level-stage-i-15_min-m
  • Operational Area: Esk and Irthing
  • Catchment Area: Eden and Esk
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Eden (Cumbria)
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Datum Type: Above Stage Datum (ASD)
  • Stage Datum: 162.58m AOD

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