River Levels
River Levels

Usk at Crickhowell

Current River Level

0.230m

At 10:00am, Monday 30th January GMT

Within the usual range for this location

Steady, no change from previous measurement at 8:00am, Monday 30th January GMT

Flood Warning Areas Covering Here

River Usk in Powys

No current or recent warnings.

Seven Day Level Chart

Long Term Level Chart

Darker blue shaded areas on long term data indicate maximum and minimum levels for the date (you may need to zoom in closer to see them).

Long term data may have gaps where the API data was not available.

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Location and Technical Data

  • Monitoring Station: Crickhowell
  • Watercourse: Usk
  • Nearest Town/Village: Crickhowell
  • Local Authority: Powys
  • Ceremonial County: Powys
  • Coordinates: 51°51'24"N 3°8'29"W (51.856798,-3.1414316)
  • OS Grid: SO2148618195 (,)
  • Mapcode (Local): GBR F0.T9D3
  • Mapcode (Global): VH6CH.HLLF
  • Open Location Code: 9C3RVV45+PC
  • Maidenhead Locator System: IO81ku35
  • Natural Resources Wales Location ID: 4040
  • Natural Resources Wales Gauge ID: 4040
  • Operational Area: Usk Brecon to Abergavenny
  • Catchment Area: Usk
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Usk

Please note: Geographic coordinates may reflect the access point for the gauge, and not the precise location in the watercourse that it is taking readings from.

The usual range of the Usk at Crickhowell is between -0.11m and 1.52m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The typical recent level of the Usk at Crickhowell over the past 12 months has been between -0.20m and 2.05m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The highest level ever recorded at the Usk at Crickhowell is 4.51m, reached on Sunday 16th February 2020 at 10:15am.

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

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