Dorset Coast at Wareham

 

Latest Tidal Level: 0.454m

Current level recorded at 4:00am, Thursday 27th July GMT
(5:00am, Thursday 27th July BST)

Change from previous measurement: -0.329m

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 Dorset Coast at Wareham in average weather conditions is between -0.33m and 0.96m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Dorset Coast at Wareham in more extreme weather conditions is between -0.33m and 0.92m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the Dorset Coast at Wareham is 1.44m, reached on Thursday 1st January 1970 at 1:00am.

  • Monitoring Station: Wareham
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 44202
  • Watercourse: Dorset Coast
  • Catchment Area: Frome, Piddle, Poole Harbour and Purbeck
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Frome Group
  • Environment Agency Region: South West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Arne
  • Local Authority: Purbeck
  • Ceremonial County: Dorset

Nearby Monitoring Locations

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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Lower Frome from East Stoke to Wareham
areas in East Stoke, Holmebridge, Stoborough, Stoborough Green, Wareham, Redcliffe, Ridge and Swineham

No current or recent warnings.

Poole Harbour at Wareham
Wareham Quay, Ridge, Redcliffe and Swineham areas

No current or recent warnings.

East Coast of Dorset
Castletown, Weymouth, Preston Beach, Swanage Bay, Studland Bay, Sandbanks, Poole Harbour, Bournemouth Beach, Hengistbury Head and Christchurch Harbour

No current or recent warnings.

Poole Harbour
Poole Harbour and tidal stretches of the Lower Frome and River Piddle

No current or recent warnings.

Poole Harbour at Hamworthy Park
Hamworthy Park

No current or recent warnings.

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Past Week

Long Term

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