Little Ouse at Abbey Heath

Current River Level: 0.193m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 6:00am, Sunday 30th April GMT
(7:00am, Sunday 30th April BST)

Change from previous measurement: 0.002m


The normal level of the Little Ouse at Abbey Heath in average weather conditions is between 0.12m and 0.36m. It has been between these levels for at least 218 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Little Ouse at Abbey Heath in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.13m and 0.50m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 0.79m, reached on Wednesday 30th January 2013 at 11:00pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the Little Ouse at Abbey Heath is 1.10m, recorded on Saturday 29th August 1987 at 5:30pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Abbey Heath
  • Watercourse: Little Ouse
  • Catchment Area: Cam and Ely Ouse (Including South Level)
  • Region: Anglian
  • Nearest Town/Village: Thetford
  • Local Authority: Breckland District Council
  • County: Norfolk

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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Thet & Little Ouse from Thetford to Brandon

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Little Ouse and River Thet
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Recent warnings no longer in force.

Past Week

Long Term

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Long term data may have gaps where the API data was not available.

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