River Levels
River Levels

River Don at Fishlake

Current River Level

3.640m

At 11:45pm, Thursday 26th January GMT

Above normal for this location

Rising, 0.090 from previous measurement at 11:30pm, Thursday 26th January 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.

Flood Warning Areas Covering Here

Tidal River Ouse, Don and the Dutch River catchment

No current or recent warnings.

Other Nearby Flood Warning Areas

River Don at Thorne

No current or recent warnings.

River Don at Fishlake

No current or recent warnings.

River Don at Stainforth

No current or recent warnings.

River Don at Moorends

No current or recent warnings.

Seven Day Level Chart

Long Term Level Chart

Darker blue shaded areas on long term data indicate maximum and minimum levels for the date (you may need to zoom in closer to see them).

Long term data may have gaps where the API data was not available.

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Location and Technical Data

  • Monitoring Station: Fishlake
  • Watercourse: River Don
  • Nearest Town/Village: Fishlake
  • Local Authority: Doncaster
  • Ceremonial County: South Yorkshire
  • Coordinates: 53°36'50"N 0°59'26"W (53.61394,-0.990666)
  • OS Grid: SE6687013517 (466870,413518)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR PVJN.B7
  • Mapcode (Global): WHFDW.RFFB
  • Open Location Code: 9C5XJ275+HP
  • Maidenhead Locator System: IO93mo17
  • Environment Agency Location ID: L0903
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: L0903-level-stage-i-15_min-mAOD
  • Operational Area: Lower Don
  • Catchment Area: Don and Rother
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Ouse (Yorkshire)
  • Environment Agency Region: North East
  • Level Datum: Above Ordnance Datum (AOD)

Please note: Geographic coordinates may reflect the access point for the gauge, and not the precise location in the watercourse that it is taking readings from.

The usual range of the River Don at Fishlake is between 1.45m and 3.18m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the River Don at Fishlake over the past 12 months has been between 1.01m and 5.00m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Don at Fishlake is 6.87m, reached on Saturday 9th November 2019 at 7:15am.

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.

Nearby Monitoring Locations

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