Tide at Sheerness

 

Latest Tidal Level: -1.665m

Current level recorded at 5:30am, Wednesday 30th September BST
(4:30am, Wednesday 30th September GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -0.256m
(recorded at 5:00am, Wednesday 30th 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 Tide at Sheerness is between -2.56m and 3.31m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the Tide at Sheerness over the past 12 months has been between -3.07m and 3.54m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the Tide at Sheerness is 4.29m, reached on Monday 21st November 2016 at 4:15am.

  • Monitoring Station: Sheerness
  • Watercourse: Tide
  • Nearest Town/Village: Sheerness
  • Local Authority: Swale
  • Ceremonial County: Kent
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E71539
  • Environment Agency Gauge ID: E71539-level-tidal_level-Mean-15_min-mAOD
  • Operational Area: Medway Swale Estuary
  • Catchment Area: Thames Transitional & Coastal
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Kent Rivers Group
  • Environment Agency Region: Anglian
  • Level Datum: Above Ordnance Datum (AOD)

Nearby Monitoring Locations

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

Sheerness, Minster and Queenborough
Areas at risk of coastal flooding in Sheerness, Minster and Queenborough, including Rushenden, Scrapsgate and West Minster

No current or recent warnings.

Isle of Sheppey and coast from Kemsley to Seasalter
Areas at risk of coastal flooding on the Isle of Sheppey and North Kent Coast from Kemsley to Seasalter, including Sheerness, Minster, Queenborough, Leysdown on Sea, Sittingbourne and Faversham

No current or recent warnings.

Tidal Medway, Medway estuary and Isle of Grain
Areas at risk of tidal flooding on the Tidal Medway, Medway estuary and Isle of Grain, including Aylesford, Medway Towns, Lower Halstow, Middle Stoke and Lower Stoke

No current or recent warnings.

Isle of Grain and Stoke
Areas at risk of coastal flooding on the Isle of Grain and in Lower Stoke and Middle Stoke

No current or recent warnings.

Coastal areas of Sheerness and Queenborough
Coastal areas of Sheerness and Queenborough

No current or recent warnings.

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