Firth of Lorn at Oban Tidal

 

Latest Tidal Level: 3.109m

Current level recorded at 4:15pm, Wednesday 16th August GMT
(5:15pm, Wednesday 16th August BST)

Change from previous measurement: -0.116m

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 Firth of Lorn at Oban Tidal in average weather conditions is between 0.88m and 4.95m. It has been between these levels for at least 136 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Firth of Lorn at Oban Tidal in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.67m and 5.49m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the Firth of Lorn at Oban Tidal is 5.84m, reached on Friday 3rd January 2014 at 7:45am.

  • Monitoring Station: Oban Tidal
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 490749
  • Watercourse: Firth of Lorn
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Add Group
  • Nearest Town/Village:
  • Local Authority:
  • Ceremonial County: Argyll and Bute

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the Firth of Lorn
There are no other monitored rivers nearby

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

There are no flood warning locations near this monitoring station.

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