River Skerne at Preston-Le-Skerne


Current River Level: 0.272m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 9:30am, Monday 17th December GMT

Change from previous measurement: 0.002m
(recorded at 9:00am, Monday 17th December GMT)

The normal level of the River Skerne at Preston-Le-Skerne in average weather conditions is between 0.16m and 0.24m. It has been between these levels for at least 153 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Skerne at Preston-Le-Skerne in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.14m and 1.40m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.86m, reached on Tuesday 27th November 2012 at 2:30am.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Skerne at Preston-Le-Skerne is 1.94m, reached on Tuesday 7th November 2000 at 11:45pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Preston-Le-Skerne
  • Environment Agency Location ID: F3705
  • Watercourse: River Skerne
  • Operational Area: Skerne
  • Catchment Area: Tees
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Tees Group
  • Environment Agency Region: North East
  • Nearest Town/Village: Great Aycliffe
  • Local Authority: County Durham
  • Ceremonial County: Durham

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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Skerne at Aycliffe village
Properties at Well Bank, Monks End, Mill House, and the field to the back of Millfields.

No current or recent warnings.

River Skerne
Low lying areas along the River Skerne and its tributaries from its source downstream to the Tees Confluence, including the Carr Areas

No current or recent warnings.

River Skerne at upper Darlington and Great Burdon
Properties and businesses in upper Darlington and Great Burdon, including Haugton Bridge, Red Hall, Stockton Road, Riverside Way, Weir Street, Chesnut Street, and South Park at Brunswick Street, Tannery Yard, South Terrace, and Victoria Embankment

No current or recent warnings.

River Gaunless at South Church
Properties at, Appleby Street, Auckland Road, Brookside Villas, Church Drive, Gaunless Terrace, Hillbeck Street, Main Street, Priory Grove, St. Andrews Road, St. Oswalds Close, Thorncliffe Road, Atherton Terrace, St. Chads Close and St Wilfrids Walk.

No current or recent warnings.

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