Loe Bar Monitoring Station


Current River Level: 3.814m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 10:15pm, Saturday 26th November GMT

Change from previous measurement: -0.007m
(recorded at 9:15pm, Saturday 26th 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 Loe Bar Monitoring Station is between 2.16m and 4.26m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the Loe Bar Monitoring Station over the past 12 months has been between 3.20m and 3.80m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

  • Monitoring Station: Loe Bar
  • Watercourse:
  • Nearest Town/Village: Porthleven
  • Local Authority: Cornwall
  • Ceremonial County: Cornwall
  • Coordinates: 50°4'18"N 5°17'42"W (50.071815,-5.295076)
  • OS Grid: SW6431524280 (164315,24280)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR FX9H.9BX
  • Mapcode (Global): VH139.5GK9
  • Open Location Code: 9C2P3PC3+PX
  • Maidenhead Locator System: IO70ib47
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 48197
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: 48197-level-downstage-i-15_min-mAOD
  • Operational Area: Cober and Lizard
  • Catchment Area: West Cornwall and the Fal
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Fal Group
  • Environment Agency Region: South West
  • Level Datum: Above Ordnance Datum (AOD)

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