Dorset Coast at Poole Harbour

 

Current River Level: 0.398m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 4:00pm, Friday 18th August GMT
(5:00pm, Friday 18th August BST)

Change from previous measurement: -0.081m

The normal level of the Dorset Coast at Poole Harbour in average weather conditions is between -1.05m and 1.10m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Dorset Coast at Poole Harbour in more extreme weather conditions is between -1.03m 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 Poole Harbour is 1.58m, reached on Thursday 1st January 1970 at 1:00am.

  • Monitoring Station: Poole Harbour
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 44232
  • Watercourse: Dorset Coast
  • Catchment Area: Frome, Piddle, Poole Harbour and Purbeck
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Frome Group
  • Environment Agency Region: South West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Poole
  • Local Authority: Poole
  • Ceremonial County: Dorset

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Other monitoring locations on the Dorset Coast
Dorset Coast Map
There are no other monitored rivers nearby

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Poole Harbour at West Quay and Lower Hamworthy Quay
Lower Hamworthy and areas of Poole from Old Town, The Quay to Hunger Hill

No current or recent warnings.

Poole Harbour at the Town Quay
Swineham Point and The Moors, Wareham, Panorama Road, Grasmere Road, Seacombe Road, Brownsea Road, Banks Road and the car park on Sand Banks, Poole

No current or recent warnings.

Poole Harbour at Hamworthy Park
Hamworthy Park

No current or recent warnings.

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

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.

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Long Term

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