Nailbourne at Bekesbourne


Current River Level: 0.723m, steady

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 7:45pm, Saturday 24th September BST
(6:45pm, Saturday 24th September GMT)

Change from previous measurement: 0.000m
(recorded at 7:30pm, Saturday 24th September BST)

The usual range of the Nailbourne at Bekesbourne is between 0.04m and 1.42m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the Nailbourne at Bekesbourne over the past 12 months has been between 0.72m and 0.75m. It has been between these levels for at least 182 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the Nailbourne at Bekesbourne is 2.08m, reached on Saturday 15th February 2014 at 8:30am.

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: Bekesbourne
  • Watercourse: Nailbourne
  • Nearest Town/Village: Bekesbourne-with-Patrixbourne
  • Local Authority: Canterbury
  • Ceremonial County: Kent
  • Coordinates: 51°15'29"N 1°8'45"E (51.258144,1.145929)
  • OS Grid: TR196557 (619600,155700)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR TYK.2JS
  • Mapcode (Global): VHLGN.TM5W
  • Open Location Code: 9F33745W+79
  • Maidenhead Locator System: JO01ng71
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E4060
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: E4060-level-stage-i-15_min-mASD
  • Operational Area: Little Stour and Wingham
  • Catchment Area: Stour
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Kent Rivers Group
  • Environment Agency Region: Southern
  • Datum Type: Above Stage Datum (ASD)
  • Stage Datum: 16.28m AOD

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Nailbourne and Little Stour
Communities on the Nailbourne, Little Stour and River Wingham, including Lyminge, Elham, Barham, Bridge, Bekesbourne, Littlebourne, Ickham, Wickhambreaux and Wingham

No current or recent warnings.

Groundwater flooding in East Kent
Areas at risk from Groundwater flooding including the Petham Bourne, Alkham bourne and Nailbourne including Elham, Barham, Bishopsbourne, Bridge, Patrixbourne and Bekesbourne

No current or recent warnings.

River Great Stour at Canterbury
Great Stour at Canterbury

No current or recent warnings.

Nailbourne Valley
Communities in the Nailbourne Valley including Lyminge, Elham, Barham, Bridge and Bekesbourne

No current or recent warnings.

Littlebourne, Ickham and Wickhambreaux on the Little Stour
Little Stour at Littlebourne, Ickham and Wickhambreaux including Deerson Valley, Newnham Valley and Preston Valley

No current or recent warnings.

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Long Term

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