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River Kennet at Newbury

Current River Level


At 11:15am, Friday 29th September BST
(10:15am, Friday 29th September GMT)

Within the usual range for this location

Steady, no change from previous measurement at 11:00am, Friday 29th September BST

Flood Warning Areas Covering Here

River Kennet at Newbury

No current or recent warnings.

River Kennet and its tributaries from Berwick Bassett down to Newbury

No current or recent warnings.

Other Nearby Flood Warning Areas

River Lambourn from Donnington to Newbury

No current or recent warnings.

River Lambourn and its tributaries from Upper Lambourn down to Newbury

No current or recent warnings.

River Lambourn from Weston to Bagnor including Boxford

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: Newbury
  • Watercourse: River Kennet
  • Nearest Town/Village: Newbury
  • Local Authority: West Berkshire
  • Ceremonial County: Berkshire
  • Coordinates: 51°24'5"N 1°19'25"W (51.401605,-1.323874)
  • OS Grid: SU471671 (447130,167170)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR 81Z.23P
  • Mapcode (Global): VHCZK.01GC
  • Open Location Code: 9C3WCM2G+JF
  • Maidenhead Locator System: IO91ij16
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 2250TH
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: 2250TH-level-stage-i-15_min-mASD
  • Operational Area: Kennet
  • Catchment Area: Kennet and tributaries
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Thames
  • Environment Agency Region: Thames
  • Datum Type: Above Stage Datum (ASD)
  • Stage Datum: 74m 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 Kennet at Newbury is between 0.94m and 1.35m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the River Kennet at Newbury over the past 12 months has been between 1.00m and 1.09m. It has been between these levels for at least 178 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Kennet at Newbury is 1.49m, reached on Saturday 15th February 2014 at 7:30pm.

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.

Nearby Monitoring Locations

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