Darent at Otford


Current River Level: 0.267m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 4:30am, Friday 19th January GMT

Change from previous measurement: -0.003m
(recorded at 12:00am, Friday 19th January GMT)

The normal level of the Darent at Otford in average weather conditions is between 0.17m and 0.27m. It has been between these levels for at least 152 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Darent at Otford in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.07m and 0.70m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.10m, reached on Friday 17th January 2014 at 2:45pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the Darent at Otford is 1.10m, reached on Friday 17th January 2014 at 2:45pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Otford
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E15240
  • Watercourse: Darent
  • Catchment Area: Darent
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Kent Rivers Group
  • Environment Agency Region: Southern
  • Nearest Town/Village: Otford
  • Local Authority: Sevenoaks
  • Ceremonial County: Kent

Nearby Monitoring Locations

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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Darent from Westerham to Sevenoaks
River Darent in Westerham, Brasted, Sundridge, Chipstead, Riverhead Chevening and Sevenoaks to the M26

No current or recent warnings.

River Darent from Otford to Darenth
River Darent in Otford, Shoreham, Eynsford, Farningham, Horton Kirby, South Darenth, Sutton-at-Hone and Darenth to Hawley

No current or recent warnings.

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