Pent Stream at Black Bull Road


Current River Level: 0.113m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 4:15am, Monday 19th February GMT

Change from previous measurement: 0.002m
(recorded at 4:15am, Sunday 18th February GMT)

The normal level of the Pent Stream at Black Bull Road in average weather conditions is between 0.05m and 0.09m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Pent Stream at Black Bull Road in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.08m and 1.21m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the Pent Stream at Black Bull Road is 0.77m, reached on Tuesday 5th January 2016 at 11:45am.

  • Monitoring Station: Black Bull Road
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 1285SO
  • Watercourse: Pent Stream
  • Catchment Area: Stour
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Kent Rivers Group
  • Environment Agency Region: Southern
  • Nearest Town/Village: Folkestone
  • Local Authority: Shepway
  • Ceremonial County: Kent

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the Pent Stream
Monitoring locations on nearby rivers

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

The Pent Stream
Areas at risk of flooding from the Pent Stream between Folkestone Fire Station and the viaduct including Pavilion Road, Black Bull Road and Bradstone Avenue

No current or recent warnings.

The Pent Stream Catchment
The Pent Stream Catchment from Cheriton to Folkestone Harbour

No current or recent warnings.

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