River Itchen at Woolston

 

Latest Tidal Level: -0.641m

Current level recorded at 1:00pm, Saturday 18th August BST
(12:00pm, Saturday 18th August GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -1.776m
(recorded at 5:30am, Saturday 18th August BST)

This is a tidal location. Tidal levels are not necessarily updated frequently, and may not reflect tidal movements throughout the day. Levels at this point 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.

The normal level of the River Itchen at Woolston in average weather conditions is between -2.43m and 3.44m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Itchen at Woolston in more extreme weather conditions is between -2.08m and 2.97m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Itchen at Woolston is 2.26m, reached on Thursday 1st January 1970 at 1:00am.

  • Monitoring Station: Woolston
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E12660
  • Watercourse: Itchen
  • Operational Area: Southampton Water
  • Catchment Area: South East Transitional & Coastal
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Hampshire Rivers Group
  • Environment Agency Region: Southern
  • Nearest Town/Village: Woolston
  • Local Authority: Southampton
  • Ceremonial County: Hampshire
  • Latitude: 50.890128
  • Longitude: -1.38803
  • OS Grid Reference: SU431102

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No current or recent warnings.

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Long Term

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