Great Stour at Chart Leacon


Current River Level: 0.125m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 7:00pm, Wednesday 18th July BST
(6:00pm, Wednesday 18th July GMT)

Change from previous measurement: 0.002m
(recorded at 1:00pm, Wednesday 18th July BST)

The normal level of the Great Stour at Chart Leacon in average weather conditions is between 0.09m and 0.19m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Great Stour at Chart Leacon in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.10m and 0.61m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 0.94m, reached on Friday 14th February 2014 at 9:45pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the Great Stour at Chart Leacon is 1.77m, reached on Friday 27th December 1985 at 9:00am.

  • Monitoring Station: Chart Leacon
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E4330
  • Watercourse: Great Stour
  • Operational Area: Upper Stour
  • Catchment Area: Stour
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Kent Rivers Group
  • Environment Agency Region: Southern
  • Nearest Town/Village: Great Chart with Singleton
  • Local Authority: Ashford
  • Ceremonial County: Kent

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Great Stour from Hothfield to Ashford
The Great Stour downstream of Hothfield Flood Storage Area to South Ashford including Great Chart

No current or recent warnings.

South Ashford
Properties at risk from the East Stour and Whitewater and Ruckinge Dykes including Park Farm, Kingsnorth, the A2070, Beaver and South Ashford

No current or recent warnings.

Upper River Stour Area
Communities on the Great Stour from Charing Heath to the A2070 including Ashford, communities on the East Stour, communities on the Whitewater and Ruckinge Dykes and the Aylesford Stream. Also includes the Aldington and Hothfield Flood Reservoirs

No current or recent warnings.

Great Stour at North Ashford
The Great Stour from Ashford to Kennington

No current or recent warnings.

Aylesford Stream
The Aylesford Stream at Willesborough

No current or recent warnings.

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