Christchurch Coast at Christchurch

 

Latest Tidal Level: -0.17m

Current level recorded at 4:00am, Wednesday 20th September GMT
(5:00am, Wednesday 20th September BST)

Change from previous measurement: -0.003m

Levels in tidal waters are measured from mean sea level, not from the river bed. They can, therefore, be negative, and do not give any indication of water depth. Tidal levels are not necessarily updated frequently, and may not reflect tidal movements throughout the day.

The normal level of the Christchurch Coast at Christchurch in average weather conditions is between -0.29m and 1.06m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Christchurch Coast at Christchurch in more extreme weather conditions is between -0.20m and 1.19m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the Christchurch Coast at Christchurch is 1.99m, reached on Thursday 1st January 1970 at 1:00am.

  • Monitoring Station: Christchurch
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 43106
  • Watercourse: Christchurch Coast
  • Catchment Area: Dorset Stour
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Avon and Stour
  • Environment Agency Region: South West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Christchurch
  • Local Authority: Christchurch
  • Ceremonial County: Dorset

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the Christchurch Coast

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Christchurch
Areas situated behind the defences at Christchurch

No current or recent warnings.

Christchurch Harbour
Christchurch Harbour and tidal stretches of the Lower Stour and Avon

No current or recent warnings.

Christchurch Harbour Side
Areas in close proximity to Christchurch Harbour including Mudeford, Stanpit, the Quomps and Wick areas

No current or recent warnings.

Lower Avon at Christchurch
Bridge Street, Stoney Lane and Monkswell Gardens in Purewell

No current or recent warnings.

Lower Stour at Beaulieu Garden Park Home Site
Beaulieu Garden Park Home Site

No current or recent warnings.

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Past Week

Long Term

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