Coniston Water at Brown Howe


Current River Level: 0.978m, steady

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 12:45pm, Friday 5th March GMT

Change from previous measurement: 0.000m
(recorded at 12:30pm, Friday 5th March GMT)

The usual range of the Coniston Water at Brown Howe is between 0.43m and 1.38m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the Coniston Water at Brown Howe over the past 12 months has been between 0.35m and 1.79m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the Coniston Water at Brown Howe is 3.04m, reached on Friday 20th November 2009 at 7:15am.

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: Brown Howe
  • Watercourse: Coniston Water
  • Nearest Town/Village: Blawith and Subberthwaite
  • Local Authority: South Lakeland
  • Ceremonial County: Cumbria
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 737536
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: 737536-level-stage-i-15_min-m
  • Operational Area: Crake
  • Catchment Area: Kent and Leven
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Kent Group
  • Environment Agency Region: North West

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the Coniston Water
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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Rivers Duddon, Crake and Mill Beck
Rivers Duddon, Crake and Mill Beck and other watercourses, from Coniston to Barrow-in-Furness including low lying areas around Ulpha, Duddon Bridge, Broughton in Furness, Kirkby-in-Furness, Dalton in Furness and Ulverston

Recent warnings no longer in force.

River Leven at Newby Bridge and Backbarrow
Properties adjacent to the River Leven at Newby Bridge and Backbarrow, including the Swan Hotel, Boat Houses, Mill Farm, The Whitewater Hotel, Water Close, Lakeland Village, Coach House and Levens Dale

No current or recent warnings.

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Past Week

Long Term

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