River Stour at Sandwich Quay

 

Latest Tidal Level: 0.753m

Current level recorded at 4:15am, Monday 17th December GMT

Change from previous measurement: 0.646m
(recorded at 4:15am, Sunday 16th December GMT)

Levels in tidal waters are measured from mean sea level, not from the river bed. They can, therefore, be negative, and do not give any indication of water depth. Tidal levels are not necessarily updated frequently, and may not reflect tidal movements throughout the day.

The normal level of the River Stour at Sandwich Quay in average weather conditions is between 0.09m and 3.13m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

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

The highest level ever recorded at the River Stour at Sandwich Quay is 3.64m, reached on Friday 9th November 2007 at 11:15am.

  • Monitoring Station: Sandwich Quay
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E3810
  • Watercourse: River Stour
  • Operational Area: Stour Marshes
  • Catchment Area: Stour
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Kent Rivers Group
  • Environment Agency Region: Southern
  • Nearest Town/Village: Sandwich
  • Local Authority: Dover
  • Ceremonial County: Kent

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 Pegwell Bay to Deal including the Tidal Stour
Coast and tidal areas from Pegwell Bay to Deal including Sandwich, the Pfizer site and the Tidal Stour between the sea and Stonar Cut

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 Town, not including the Quayside

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 Folkestone
Coastal areas from Pegwell Bay to Folkestone

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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