Selby Wistow Sluices Monitoring Station


Current River Level: 2.108m, steady

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 6:00am, Tuesday 26th October BST
(5:00am, Tuesday 26th October GMT)

Change from previous measurement: 0.000m
(recorded at 5:45am, Tuesday 26th October BST)

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 Selby Wistow Sluices Monitoring Station is between 2.11m and 5.28m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the Selby Wistow Sluices Monitoring Station over the past 12 months has been between 2.10m and 4.94m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

  • Monitoring Station: Selby Wistow Sluices
  • Watercourse:
  • Nearest Town/Village: Wistow
  • Local Authority: Selby
  • Ceremonial County: North Yorkshire
  • Coordinates: 53°48'10"N 1°2'55"W (53.802839,-1.048633)
  • OS Grid: SE6275434481 (462754,434481)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR PS3G.RJ
  • Mapcode (Global): WHFCW.VPT1
  • Open Location Code: 9C5WRX32+4G
  • Maidenhead Locator System: IO93lt42
  • Environment Agency Location ID: L2412
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: L2412-level-stage-i-15_min-mAOD
  • Operational Area: Lower Ouse Yorkshire
  • Catchment Area: Wharfe and Lower Ouse
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Ouse (Yorkshire)
  • Environment Agency Region: North East
  • Level Datum: Above Ordnance Datum (AOD)

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitored rivers nearby
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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Tidal River Ouse from Naburn Lock to Selby
The tidal foreshore and agricultural land adjacent to the river in the Cawood, Kelfield, Wistow and Selby areas

No current or recent warnings.

River Ouse at Selby and Barlby
Properties around the old shipyards and the Westfield and Holmes areas of Selby, and in Barlby from Landing Lane to the A19 Bridge

No current or recent warnings.

River Ouse at Selby Dam
Properties adjacent to Selby Dam

No current or recent warnings.

River Ouse at Riccall
Properties on the East bank of the River Ouse near Riccall

No current or recent warnings.

River Aire at Brayton
Brayton including properties on Brayton Lane, Doncaster Road, Meadow Croft, Holmefield Close, Moss Green Lane, Baffam Court and Baffam Lane

No current or recent warnings.

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Past Week

Long Term

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