River Ouse at Cardington Sluice

 

Current River Level: 22.5m, steady

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 4:30am, Friday 14th December GMT

Change from previous measurement: 0.000m
(recorded at 4:30pm, Thursday 13th December 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.

The normal level of the River Ouse at Cardington Sluice in average weather conditions is between 22.50m and 22.50m. It has been between these levels for at least 364 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Ouse at Cardington Sluice in more extreme weather conditions is between -1.00m and 22.50m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

  • Monitoring Station: Cardington Sluice
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E21046
  • Watercourse: River Great Ouse
  • Operational Area: Bedford Great Ouse
  • Catchment Area: Upper and Bedford Ouse
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Great Ouse
  • Environment Agency Region: Anglian
  • Nearest Town/Village:
  • Local Authority: Bedford
  • Ceremonial County: Bedfordshire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Low lying areas close to the River Great Ouse at Bedford
Marina Court, the brewery on Havelock Street, Duckmill Lane, Longholme Boating Lake, Priory Marina, the hotel on Cardington Road and Castle Mill

No current or recent warnings.

Area close to the River Great Ouse at Bedford
Heron Quay, County Hall, Lindisfarne Priory and Castle Mill Cottage

No current or recent warnings.

Wider area at risk from the River Great Ouse at Bedford
Riverside Close, Ford End Road, Cauldwell Walk, Palgrave Road, Horne Lane, the Town Centre, St Johns, roads south of Cardington Road at Fenlake, Tenyson Road, Mill Meadows and Goldington Green

No current or recent warnings.

Wider area at risk from the River Great Ouse from Great Barford to 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 from Great Barford to 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.

Middle River Great Ouse in Milton Keynes, Bedford Borough and Central Bedfordshire
Middle River Great Ouse from Newport Pagnell to Roxton

No current or recent warnings.

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Long Term

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