River Stour at Sandwich Quay

 

Latest Tidal Level: 0.554m

Current level recorded at 2:15pm, Thursday 24th September BST
(1:15pm, Thursday 24th September GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -0.003m
(recorded at 2:00pm, Thursday 24th September BST)

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.

This is a tidal level, measured from mean sea level rather than from the river bed. It can, therefore, be negative, and does not give any indication of water depth. Tidal levels are not necessarily updated frequently, and may not reflect tidal movements throughout the day.

The usual range of the River Stour at Sandwich Quay is between 0.50m and 3.00m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the River Stour at Sandwich Quay over the past 12 months has been between 0.19m and 3.02m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Stour at Sandwich Quay is 3.64m, reached on Saturday 14th January 2017 at 12:45am.

  • Monitoring Station: Sandwich Quay
  • Watercourse: River Stour
  • Nearest Town/Village: Sandwich
  • Local Authority: Dover
  • Ceremonial County: Kent
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E3810
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: E3810-level-stage-i-15_min-mAOD
  • Operational Area: Stour Marshes
  • Catchment Area: Stour
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Kent Rivers Group
  • Environment Agency Region: Southern
  • Level Datum: Above Ordnance Datum (AOD)

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the River Stour
There are no other monitored rivers nearby
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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Coast from Ramsgate to Kingsdown
Areas at risk of coastal flooding from Ramsgate to Kingsdown including Sandwich and Deal

No current or recent warnings.

Tidal River Stour at Sandwich Quay
Quay and quayside car parks, including parts of Bell Lane, Quay Lane and Knightrider Street, Sandwich

No current or recent warnings.

Tidal River Stour at Sandwich
Sandwich and the wider area, including sections of the A257 and A256

No current or recent warnings.

Groundwater flooding in East Kent
Areas at risk from Groundwater flooding including the Petham Bourne, Alkham bourne and Nailbourne including Elham, Barham, Bishopsbourne, Bridge, Patrixbourne and Bekesbourne

No current or recent warnings.

Tidal River Stour at Discovery Park
Tidal River Stour at Discovery Park including the Great Stonar area

No current or recent warnings.

Coast from Pegwell Bay to Kingsdown
Areas at risk of coastal flooding from Pegwell Bay to Kingsdown, including Deal

No current or recent warnings.

North and South Streams from Eastry and Northbourne to Sandwich
North and South Streams from Eastry and Northbourne to Sandwich, including Hacklinge

No current or recent warnings.

North and South Streams Area
The North and South Streams from Eastry and Northbourne to the East of Sandwich, including Finglesham and Hacklinge

No current or recent warnings.

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Long Term

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