River Aire at Kirkstall Abbey


Current River Level: 2.112m, falling

Above normal for this location

Current level recorded at 1:00pm, Thursday 18th January GMT

Change from previous measurement: -0.017m
(recorded at 12:00pm, Thursday 18th January GMT)

The normal level of the River Aire at Kirkstall Abbey in average weather conditions is between 1.45m and 1.68m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Aire at Kirkstall Abbey in more extreme weather conditions is between 1.44m and 1.95m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Aire at Kirkstall Abbey is 3.28m, reached on Saturday 26th December 2015 at 10:30pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Kirkstall Abbey
  • Environment Agency Location ID: L1708
  • Watercourse: River Aire
  • Catchment Area: Aire and Calder
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Ouse (Yorkshire)
  • Environment Agency Region: North East
  • Nearest Town/Village: Kirkstall
  • Local Authority: Leeds
  • Ceremonial County: West Yorkshire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Aire at St Anns Mill and the Goits
Kirkstall, Leeds including St Ann's Mills and allotments and properties on both islands of The Goit

No current or recent warnings.

River Aire from Kirkstall Forge to Wyther Lane Industrial Units
Kirkstall, Leeds including area from Kirkstall Abbey Ruins downstream to Savins Mill Way, including the Rugby Training Centre and industrial properties on Wyther Lane

No current or recent warnings.

River Aire at Savins Mill Way
Kirkstall, Leeds including Savins Mill Way retail park

No current or recent warnings.

River Aire at Redcote Lane
Kirkstall, Leeds including left bank of the River Aire upstream of Gotts Bridge. Also both sides of the river off Redcote Lane including the Fitness Centre

No current or recent warnings.

River Aire at Kirkstall Road
Kirkstall, Leeds including Kirkstall Road.

No current or recent warnings.

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Long Term

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