Ribble at Samlesbury


Current River Level: 1.318m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 3:00pm, Tuesday 20th February GMT

Change from previous measurement: -0.033m
(recorded at 9:00am, Tuesday 20th February GMT)

The normal level of the Ribble at Samlesbury in average weather conditions is between 0.88m and 4.86m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Ribble at Samlesbury in more extreme weather conditions is between 1.14m and 4.83m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the Ribble at Samlesbury is 6.56m, reached on Saturday 26th December 2015 at 5:00pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Samlesbury
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 713019
  • Watercourse: Ribble
  • Catchment Area: Ribble Douglas and Crossens
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Ribble
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Samlesbury
  • Local Authority: Preston
  • Ceremonial County: Lancashire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Ribble at Samlesbury, Area B
Properties in Samlesbury next to the River Ribble, and the Tickled Trout hotel and service station

No current or recent warnings.

River Ribble at Samlesbury, Area A
Brockholes Reserve and businesses based at Lower Brockholes Quarry

No current or recent warnings.

Lower River Ribble and Darwen
River Ribble from Samlesbury and the River Darwen from Darwen including Blackburn, Preston, Walton-Le-Dale, Pleasington and Higher Walton

No current or recent warnings.

River Darwen at Higher Walton, Area B
Properties in Higher Walton along Cann Bridge Street, Shop Lane, and the Bannister Hall Lane area, as well as the foundry on Killingborne Brow.

No current or recent warnings.

River Darwen at Higher Walton, Area A
Properties on Higher Walton Road backing onto the River Darwen, businesses and properties close to Cann Bridge in Darwen Street, and businesses based in Higher Walton Mills.

No current or recent warnings.

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Past Week

Long Term

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