River Calder at Methley


Current River Level: 1.328m, steady

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 3:15am, Friday 7th October BST
(2:15am, Friday 7th October GMT)

Change from previous measurement: 0.000m
(recorded at 3:00am, Friday 7th October BST)

The usual range of the River Calder at Methley is between 1.10m and 3.40m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the River Calder at Methley over the past 12 months has been between 1.00m and 1.91m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Calder at Methley is 3.68m, reached on Sunday 27th December 2015 at 2:45am.

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: Methley
  • Watercourse: River Calder, West Yorkshire
  • Nearest Town/Village: Whitwood
  • Local Authority: Wakefield
  • Ceremonial County: West Yorkshire
  • Coordinates: 53°43'33"N 1°22'58"W (53.726098,-1.382805)
  • OS Grid: SE408257 (440820,425700)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR LTSC.F1
  • Mapcode (Global): WHDBZ.QLQV
  • Open Location Code: 9C5WPJG8+CV
  • Maidenhead Locator System: IO93hr44
  • Environment Agency Location ID: F1301
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: F1301-level-stage-i-15_min-m
  • Operational Area: Lower Calder
  • Catchment Area: Aire and Calder
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Ouse (Yorkshire)
  • Environment Agency Region: North East
  • Datum Type: Above Stage Datum (ASD)
  • Stage Datum: 9.87m AOD

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Calder at Whitwood Mere and Methley riverside properties
Whitwood Mere including Methley Road, and Riverside Way and Methley including Green Lane

No current or recent warnings.

River Calder at Whitwood Mere
Whitwood Mere including Methley Road, Ragan Close, Phillips Street, Pottery Street, Moss Street, Cross Street, Cinder Lane, Wood Street and Savile Road

No current or recent warnings.

River Aire at Mickletown
Mickletown including Main Street, Nelson Court, Lower Mickletown, Moor View, Pinfold Lane and Barnsdale Road

No current or recent warnings.

River Aire at Castleford Lock Lane
Castleford including the Aire and Calder Navigation, Navigation Road, Lock Lane, William Street, Hunt Street, Mill Lane, Aire Street, Water View and Weir View

No current or recent warnings.

River Calder at Methley and Mickletown
Methley and Mickletown including the B6135, Green Lane, Watergate, Embleton Road, Church Side, Little Church Lane, Church Lane, Mulberry Gardens, Balmoral Drive, Summerhill Road, Oaksfield and Pinfold Lane

No current or recent warnings.

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Past Week

Long Term

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