Croal at Farnworth

 

Current River Level: 0.08m, steady

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 5:30pm, Thursday 25th May GMT
(6:30pm, Thursday 25th May BST)

Change from previous measurement: 0.000m

The normal level of the Croal at Farnworth in average weather conditions is between 0.08m and 0.17m. It has been between these levels for at least 168 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Croal at Farnworth in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.07m and 1.00m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.17m, reached on Friday 22nd June 2012 at 7:00pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the Croal at Farnworth is 1.41m, reached on Saturday 26th December 2015 at 3:15pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Farnworth
  • Watercourse: Croal
  • Catchment Area: Northern Manchester
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Mersey and Irwell
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Farnworth
  • Local Authority: Bolton
  • Ceremonial County: Greater Manchester

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