River Torridge at Weare Giffard


Current River Level: 1.152m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 4:00pm, Tuesday 11th December GMT

Change from previous measurement: -0.100m
(recorded at 4:00am, Tuesday 11th December GMT)

The normal level of the River Torridge at Weare Giffard in average weather conditions is between -0.08m and 3.23m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Torridge at Weare Giffard in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.01m and 1.72m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Torridge at Weare Giffard is 4.53m, reached on Tuesday 10th February 2009 at 5:45am.

  • Monitoring Station: Weare Giffard
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 50143
  • Watercourse: River Torridge
  • Operational Area: Torridge
  • Catchment Area: North Devon
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Taw and Torridge
  • Environment Agency Region: South West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Weare Giffard
  • Local Authority: Torridge
  • Ceremonial County: Devon

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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

North Devon Coast from Hartland Point to Lynmouth
coastal and tidal areas between Hartland Point and Lynmouth, including the Taw Torridge Estuary

Recent warnings no longer in force.

Lower Torridge Area
Dolton, Great Torrington, Bideford and Westward Ho! areas

Recent warnings no longer in force.

River Torridge (Lower) from Dolton to Bideford, including Taddiport and Weare Giffard
riverside locations and roads between Dolton and Bideford, including New Bridge, Beaford Bridge, Taddiport, Rolle Bridge, Weare Giffard, Annery Kiln, and the A386, A3124 and B3227 at Great Torrington and Taddiport

Recent warnings no longer in force.

Tidal River Torridge from Weare Giffard to Bideford
low lying areas on the tidal River Torridge, including Weare Giffard, Bideford East-the-Water, Wooder Wharf and Northam

No current or recent warnings.

North Devon Coast at Bideford
low lying parts of Bideford, including The Quay and Victoria Park areas

No current or recent warnings.

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