Wainford Sluice Monitoring Station


Current River Level: 3.01m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 5:30am, Sunday 4th December GMT

Change from previous measurement: -0.009m
(recorded at 5:30am, Saturday 3rd December 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 Wainford Sluice Monitoring Station is between 2.97m and 3.09m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the Wainford Sluice Monitoring Station over the past 12 months has been between -0.89m and 3.05m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

  • Monitoring Station: Wainford Sluice
  • Watercourse:
  • Nearest Town/Village: Ditchingham
  • Local Authority: South Norfolk
  • Ceremonial County: Norfolk
  • Coordinates: 52°27'29"N 1°27'25"E (52.4583,1.457139)
  • OS Grid: TM3497090105 (634970,290105)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR XM7.WRP
  • Mapcode (Global): VHM6H.6GPT
  • Open Location Code: 9F43FF54+8V
  • Maidenhead Locator System: JO02rk49
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E27472
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: E27472-level-stage-i-15_min-mAOD
  • Operational Area: Waveney
  • Catchment Area: Broadland Rivers
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Norfolk Rivers Group
  • Environment Agency Region: Anglian
  • Level Datum: Above Ordnance Datum (AOD)

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitored rivers nearby
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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

The River Waveney from Bungay to Ellingham
The River Waveney from Bungay to Ellingham, including Earsham and Ditchingham

No current or recent warnings.

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Long Term

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