Ruskington Beck at


Current River Level: 0.261m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 7:00am, Sunday 22nd July BST
(6:00am, Sunday 22nd July GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -0.041m
(recorded at 7:32pm, Saturday 21st July BST)

Warning: This data is stale! For some reason, we have not been able to obtain updated levels for over 24 hours. The current displayed level is probably incorrect and you should not rely on it.

The normal level of the Ruskington Beck at in average weather conditions is between 0.20m and 0.28m. It has been between these levels for at least 153 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Ruskington Beck at in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.00m and 0.70m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 0.47m, reached on Monday 17th November 2014 at 12:00pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the Ruskington Beck at is 0.47m, reached on Monday 17th November 2014 at 12:00pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Ruskington Beck
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E47251
  • Watercourse: Ruskington Beck
  • Operational Area: Lower Witham
  • Catchment Area: Witham
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Witham and Steeping
  • Environment Agency Region: Anglian
  • Nearest Town/Village: Ruskington
  • Local Authority: North Kesteven
  • Ceremonial County: Lincolnshire
  • Latitude: 53.048222
  • Longitude: -0.396166
  • OS Grid Reference: TF0761351306
  • Level Datum AOD: 11.5m

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the Ruskington Beck
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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Minor Watercourses in North Kesteven
Heighington, Dunston, Blankney Becks, Billinghay Skirth and River Slea. Tributaries may also affect Dunston, Scopwick, Digby, Ruskington, South Kyme, Sleaford, Ancaster, Wilsford, and Kelby.

No current or recent warnings.

River Slea and Ninefoot River in Sleaford
Sleaford, including the Electric Station Road, Castle Causeway, West Banks and Carre Street Areas

No current or recent warnings.

Car Dyke, Billinghay Skirth and tributaries in the Billinghay Area
Car Dyke, Billinghay Skirth and tributaries in the Billinghay Area, including the village of Billinghay and isolated properties in the Digby, Dorrington and Ruskington Fen areas

No current or recent warnings.

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Past Week

Long Term

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