Groundwater Level at Lower Farringdon


Current River Level: 99.922m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 8:00am, Monday 28th November GMT

Change from previous measurement: 0.334m
(recorded at 8:00am, Sunday 27th November GMT)

Important! The levels for this location are measured relative to sea level, not relative to the riverbed. The levels shown here do not, therefore, necessarily represent the actual depth of the water.

The usual range of the Groundwater Level at Lower Farringdon is between 93.72m and 118.05m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the Groundwater Level at Lower Farringdon over the past 12 months has been between 93.03m and 106.12m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the Groundwater Level at Lower Farringdon is 118.23m, reached on Thursday 20th February 2014 at 5:45am.

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: Lower Farringdon
  • Watercourse: Groundwater Level
  • Nearest Town/Village: Farringdon
  • Local Authority: East Hampshire
  • Ceremonial County: Hampshire
  • Coordinates: 51°6'32"N 0°59'41"W (51.109062,-0.994904)
  • OS Grid: SU7045934899 (470459,134899)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR B8K.F8T
  • Mapcode (Global): VHDYJ.PDW4
  • Open Location Code: 9C3X4254+J2
  • Maidenhead Locator System: IO91mc06
  • Environment Agency Location ID: SU73_8
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: SU73_8-level-groundwater-i-15_min-mAOD
  • Catchment Area: Wey
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Thames
  • Environment Agency Region: Thames
  • Level Datum: Above Ordnance Datum (AOD)

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the Groundwater Level
There are no other monitored rivers nearby
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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Groundwater flooding in the Alton area
Communities at risk of groundwater flooding in the Alton, Chawton and Lower Farringdon areas

No current or recent warnings.

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No current or recent warnings.

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