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Douglas at Wigan

Current River Level: 0.145m, steady

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 3:00pm, Friday 2nd December GMT

Change from previous measurement: 0.000m


The normal level of the Douglas at Wigan in average weather conditions is between 0.11m and 0.17m. It has been between these levels for at least 218 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Douglas at Wigan in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.09m and 1.10m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.52m, reached on Monday 21st January 2008 at 12:15pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the Douglas at Wigan is 2.55m, recorded on Saturday 26th December 2015 at 2:00pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Wigan
  • Watercourse: Douglas
  • Catchment Area: Ribble Douglas and Crossens
  • Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Wigan
  • Local Authority: Wigan Borough Council
  • County: Greater Manchester

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Other monitoring locations on the Douglas

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Douglas at Wigan, Area B
No Warning

Recent warnings no longer in force.

River Douglas at Wigan, Area A
No Warning

Recent warnings no longer in force.

Upper River Douglas.
No Warning

Recent warnings no longer in force.

Past Week

Long Term

Darker blue shaded areas on long term data indicate maximum and minimum levels for the date (you may need to zoom in closer to see them).

Long term data may have gaps where the API data was not available.

Download long term data as csv

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