River Ivel at Blunham


Current River Level: 0.189m, steady

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 7:15pm, Monday 3rd October BST
(6:15pm, Monday 3rd October GMT)

Change from previous measurement: 0.000m
(recorded at 7:00pm, Monday 3rd October BST)

The usual range of the River Ivel at Blunham is between 0.18m and 0.55m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the River Ivel at Blunham over the past 12 months has been between 0.16m and 0.70m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Ivel at Blunham is 1.45m, reached on Friday 3rd January 2003 at 12:30am.

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: Blunham
  • Watercourse: River Ivel
  • Nearest Town/Village: Blunham
  • Local Authority: Central Bedfordshire
  • Ceremonial County: Bedfordshire
  • Coordinates: 52°8'39"N 0°18'59"W (52.144358,-0.316453)
  • OS Grid: TL 15276 50925 (515300,250900)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR H3H.JSX
  • Mapcode (Global): VHGMS.GCKH
  • Open Location Code: 9C4X4MVM+PC
  • Maidenhead Locator System: IO92ud24
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E21647
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: E21647-level-stage-i-15_min-m
  • Operational Area: Ivel
  • Catchment Area: Upper and Bedford Ouse
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Great Ouse
  • Environment Agency Region: Anglian
  • Datum Type: Above Stage Datum (ASD)
  • Stage Datum: 18.9m AOD

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Ivel at Blunham
The Ridgeway, Wellsfield, High Street, Tempsford Road, Grange Road and Mill Lane in Blunham

No current or recent warnings.

River Ivel at Sandy
New Road, Bedford Road, Girtford Bridge, Great North Road, Rivermead Gardens, McMurdo Court, Church Path, London Road, Poplar Close, Sandford Rise, Braybrook, Western Way and Nursery Drive in Sandy

No current or recent warnings.

Wider area at risk from the River Great Ouse at Renhold, Great Barford, Tempsford and Roxton
St Neots Road and Water Lane at Renhold, High Street, School Lane, Orchard Way and Churchgate at Great Barford, and Church Street at Tempsford

No current or recent warnings.

Low lying areas close to the River Great Ouse at Renhold, Great Barford, Tempsford and Roxton
Meadow Lane at Cardington, Water Lane at Renhold, Old Mills Cottage and New Road at Great Barford, Church Street and Ford Lane at Tempsford, and Great North Road between Roxton and Tempsford

No current or recent warnings.

River Ivel at Seddington and Beeston
High Road in Seddington and The Green, The Cloches, The Knolls, Meadow Close, Lime Avenue, Ash Close and Elder Close in Beeston

No current or recent warnings.

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