River Wharfe at Ilkley


Current River Level: 0.108m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 2:00pm, Monday 26th September BST
(1:00pm, Monday 26th September GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -0.003m
(recorded at 1:30pm, Monday 26th September BST)

The usual range of the River Wharfe at Ilkley is between 0.09m and 2.10m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the River Wharfe at Ilkley over the past 12 months has been between 0.00m and 0.75m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Wharfe at Ilkley is 3.88m, reached on Tuesday 7th December 1999 at 8:45am.

Note that this data may not take account of recent measurements, as we wait until a level has been verified by the Environment Agency before adding it to our records.

  • Monitoring Station: Ilkley
  • Watercourse: River Wharfe
  • Nearest Town/Village: Ilkley
  • Local Authority: Bradford
  • Ceremonial County: West Yorkshire
  • Coordinates: 53°55'45"N 1°49'51"W (53.929346,-1.83091)
  • OS Grid: SE112481 (411200,448150)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR HRN0.D5
  • Mapcode (Global): WHC8N.VHBK
  • Open Location Code: 9C5WW5H9+PJ
  • Maidenhead Locator System: IO93cw03
  • Environment Agency Location ID: F1902
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: F1902-level-stage-i-15_min-m
  • Operational Area: Middle Wharfe and Washburn
  • Catchment Area: Wharfe and Lower Ouse
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Ouse (Yorkshire)
  • Environment Agency Region: North East
  • Datum Type: Above Stage Datum (ASD)
  • Stage Datum: 71.13m AOD

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Wharfe at Denton Road Ilkley
Properties around Denton Road, Middleton Avenue and the Cricket, Football and Rugby Grounds, the sewage works and Denton Bridge

No current or recent warnings.

River Wharfe at Ilkley
Properties around Bath Street, Bridge Street, Ashlands Road, the Cemetery and Beck Foot Farm

No current or recent warnings.

River Wharfe at Addingham
High Mill and Olicana Caravan Park, Low Mill Village

No current or recent warnings.

Town Beck at Addingham
Properties between Wharfe Park and Main Street extending to Town Head Mill

No current or recent warnings.

River Wharfe at Burley in Wharfedale
Sports Pavilion, Crook Farm, properties off Coutances Way, Ilkley Road, Greenholme Trading Estate and Otley Road. Some properties near Wood Head Beck. The Sewage Works, Maple Bank Farm and some properties off Hag Farm Road

No current or recent warnings.

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Past Week

Long Term

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