River Granta at Linton


Current River Level: 0.066m, rising

Below normal for this location

Current level recorded at 6:30am, Saturday 3rd December GMT

Change from previous measurement: 0.029m
(recorded at 6:30am, Friday 2nd December GMT)

The usual range of the River Granta at Linton is between 0.07m and 0.74m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the River Granta at Linton over the past 12 months has been between 0.02m and 0.13m. It has been between these levels for at least 153 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Granta at Linton is 1.34m, reached on Sunday 21st October 2001 at 7:15pm.

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: Linton
  • Watercourse: River Granta
  • Nearest Town/Village: Linton
  • Local Authority: South Cambridgeshire
  • Ceremonial County: Cambridgeshire
  • Coordinates: 52°5'35"N 0°17'33"E (52.093158,0.292511)
  • OS Grid: TL 57146 46348 (557146,246348)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR MB6.NRX
  • Mapcode (Global): VHHKS.0NZ7
  • Open Location Code: 9F4237VV+72
  • Maidenhead Locator System: JO02dc52
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E21724
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: E21724-level-stage-i-15_min-m
  • Operational Area: Cam, Rhee and Granta
  • Catchment Area: Cam and Ely Ouse
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Great Ouse
  • Environment Agency Region: Anglian
  • Datum Type: Above Stage Datum (ASD)
  • Stage Datum: 40.24m AOD

Nearby Monitoring Locations

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River Granta Map
Monitoring locations on nearby rivers
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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Granta in Essex and Cambridgeshire
River Granta from Linton to Babraham

No current or recent warnings.

Wider area at risk from the River Granta at Linton and Babraham
Mill Lane, Horn Lane, High Street, Symonds Lane and Cambridge Road in Linton, Bridge House, Hall Farm, Pear Tree Cottages and West Lodge in Hildersham and High Street and Granta Park in Great Abington

No current or recent warnings.

Low lying areas close to the River Granta at Linton and Babraham
Mill Lane, Church Lane, Horn Lane, High Street and Meadow Lane in Linton, The Granary, Farm Lodge and Galantus House in Hildersham, High Street and Cambridge Road in Abington, High Street and Babraham Institute in Babraham

No current or recent warnings.

Slades at Saffron Walden
Thaxted Road, Peaslands Road, Farmadine, Radwinter Road, East Street, Hill Street, Gold Street, Cross Street, Market Walk, Market Row, George Street, High Street, Bartletts, Abbey Lane, Primes Close, Park Lane, Freshwell Street and Bridge Street

No current or recent warnings.

River Cam at Henham, Newport and Littlebury
Old Mead Road in Henham, North Hall Road in Quendon, London Road, Station Road, High Street, Bridge End, Willow Vale, Bury Water Lane, Belmont Hill and Cambridge Road in Newport, Duck Street in Wendons Ambo, Mill Lane and Walden Road in Littlebury

No current or recent warnings.

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