River Aire at Leeds FAS Knostrop Weir (Downstream)


Current River Level: 19.724m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 1:30pm, Sunday 24th October BST
(12:30pm, Sunday 24th October GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -0.012m
(recorded at 6:15am, Sunday 24th October BST)

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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 River Aire at Leeds FAS Knostrop Weir (Downstream) is between 19.62m and 21.01m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the River Aire at Leeds FAS Knostrop Weir (Downstream) over the past 12 months has been between 19.59m and 20.67m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

  • Monitoring Station: Leeds FAS Knostrop Weir
  • Watercourse: River Aire
  • Nearest Town/Village: Leeds Knostrop Weir
  • Local Authority: Leeds
  • Ceremonial County: West Yorkshire
  • Coordinates: 53°46'36"N 1°30'43"W (53.776902,-1.512119)
  • OS Grid: SE3224931286 (432249,431286)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR BRT.PW
  • Mapcode (Global): WHC9L.RB4D
  • Open Location Code: 9C5WQFGQ+Q5
  • Maidenhead Locator System: IO93fs86
  • Environment Agency Location ID: L1705A
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: L1705A-level-downstage-i-15_min-mAOD
  • Operational Area: Lower Aire
  • Catchment Area: Aire and Calder
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Ouse (Yorkshire)
  • Environment Agency Region: North East
  • Level Datum: Above Ordnance Datum (AOD)

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Middle River Aire catchment
River Aire from Stockbridge to Castleford, including Bradford Beck, Oulton Beck and Kippax Beck

No current or recent warnings.

River Aire at Knowsthorpe, Thwaite Gate and Stourton
Leeds including Knowsthorpe, Atkinson Gate, Thwaite Gate and Stourton including Knostrop sewage works and Waterside Industrial Park

No current or recent warnings.

River Aire at Neptune Street
Fearnes Island between Neptune Street and East Street from Crown Point Bridge to South Accommodation Road

No current or recent warnings.

River Aire at Sovereign Street, The Calls and Clarence Dock
Leeds including the Embankment, the Calls area and Clarence Dock area bounded by Black Bull Street, Sayner Street and South Accommodation Road and the River Aire

No current or recent warnings.

River Aire at Canal Wharf between Bridge End and Crown Point Bridge
Leeds including Tower Works, Canal Wharf area. Also those downstream surrounding the brewery and Crown Point Bridge bounded by Meadow Lane, Hunslet Lane and Black Bull Street

No current or recent warnings.

Wyke Beck, Meanwood Beck and Wortley Beck catchments
Tributaries of the River Aire in North and West Leeds, along with Wortley Beck, Farnley Beck, Farnley Wood Beck and Millshaw Beck in South Leeds

No current or recent warnings.

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Past Week

Long Term

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