Exe Estuary at Lympstone


Latest Tidal Level: 0.378m

Current level recorded at 4:00pm, Monday 19th February GMT

Change from previous measurement: 0.001m
(recorded at 3:30pm, Monday 19th February GMT)

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 Exe Estuary at Lympstone in average weather conditions is between 0.35m and 2.54m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Exe Estuary at Lympstone in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.07m and 2.01m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the Exe Estuary at Lympstone is 3.07m, reached on Thursday 1st January 1970 at 12:00am.

  • Monitoring Station: Lympstone
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 50180
  • Watercourse: Exe Estuary
  • Catchment Area: Exe
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Exe Group
  • Environment Agency Region: South West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Lympstone
  • Local Authority: East Devon
  • Ceremonial County: Devon

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

South Devon Coast at Lympstone
low-lying parts of Lympstone, including The Strand, Quay Lane and Chapel Lane

No current or recent warnings.

South Devon Coast at Topsham and Cockwood
Low-lying parts of Topsham and Cockwood, including Ferry Road and The Strand at Topsham; and Cockwood Harbour

No current or recent warnings.

South Devon Coast at Exmouth
low-lying parts of Exmouth, including the docks, Camperdown Terrace, Victoria Road, Marine Way, Exeter Road, the Strand, the Parade and the Esplanade areas

No current or recent warnings.

South Devon Coast within the Exe Estuary, including Dawlish Warren & Starcross
low-lying parts of Dawlish Warren, Starcross, Kenton, Eastdon, Exton and Powderham

No current or recent warnings.

South Devon Coast at Exminster
low-lying parts of Exminster, including Exminster Marshes, Sannerville Way and Berrybrook Meadow

No current or recent warnings.

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Past Week

Long Term

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