River Derwent at Derby City

 

Current River Level: 0.532m, rising

Below normal for this location

Current level recorded at 9:00pm, Saturday 18th August BST
(8:00pm, Saturday 18th August GMT)

Change from previous measurement: 0.001m
(recorded at 7:00pm, Saturday 18th August BST)

The normal level of the River Derwent at Derby City in average weather conditions is between 0.54m and 0.95m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Derwent at Derby City in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.58m and 2.00m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 2.01m, reached on Sunday 25th November 2012 at 10:45am.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Derwent at Derby City is 3.21m, reached on Tuesday 7th November 2000 at 5:15am.

  • Monitoring Station: Derby City
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 4085
  • Watercourse: River Derwent, Derbyshire
  • Operational Area: Derwent Lower - Derbyshire
  • Catchment Area: Derwent Derbyshire
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Trent
  • Environment Agency Region: Midlands
  • Nearest Town/Village: Derby
  • Local Authority: Derby
  • Ceremonial County: Derbyshire
  • Latitude: 52.92726
  • Longitude: -1.475443
  • OS Grid Reference: SK353367
  • Level Datum AOD: 44.03m

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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

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River Derwent and tributaries from Rowsley to the River Trent at Shardlow

No current or recent warnings.

River Derwent at Little Chester, Eastgate and Cattle Market
River Derwent at Little Chester, Eastgate and Cattle Market Areas

No current or recent warnings.

River Derwent at Derby City
River Derwent at Derby City Centre including areas near the Cathedral and West Field Centre

No current or recent warnings.

River Derwent at Racecourse Park at Chaddesden
River Derwent at Racecourse Park and surrounding areas of Chaddesden, including Meteor Centre Park and Ride

No current or recent warnings.

River Derwent at Pride Park and Derby Railway Station
River Derwent at Pride Park and Derby Railway Station

No current or recent warnings.

River Derwent at Allestree Ford Lane Bridge and Darley Abbey Park
River Derwent at Allestree Ford Lane Bridge and Darley Abbey Park

No current or recent warnings.

River Derwent at Darley Abbey, Folly Road
River Derwent at the Folly Road area of Darley Abbey

No current or recent warnings.

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Long Term

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