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Irwell at Holt Mill Bridge

Current River Level: 0.157m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 4:30am, Saturday 3rd December GMT

Change from previous measurement: -0.002m


The normal level of the Irwell at Holt Mill Bridge in average weather conditions is between 0.12m and 0.22m. It has been between these levels for at least 248 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Irwell at Holt Mill Bridge in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.13m and 0.40m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.59m, reached on Friday 22nd June 2012 at 8:00pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the Irwell at Holt Mill Bridge is 1.86m, recorded on Saturday 26th December 2015 at 12:45pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Holt Mill Bridge
  • Watercourse: Irwell
  • Catchment Area: Northern Manchester
  • Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Waterfoot
  • Local Authority: Rossendale Borough Council
  • County: Lancashire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Irwell at Waterfoot
No Warning

Recent warnings no longer in force.

River Irwell at Rawtenstall
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Recent warnings no longer in force.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.

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