River Calder at Oxford Rd

 

Current River Level: 0.495m, rising

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 3:00pm, Wednesday 28th June GMT
(4:00pm, Wednesday 28th June BST)

Change from previous measurement: 0.156m

The normal level of the River Calder at Oxford Rd in average weather conditions is between 0.30m and 0.44m. It has been between these levels for at least 157 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Calder at Oxford Rd in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.15m and 1.20m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.49m, reached on Friday 22nd June 2012 at 10:30pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Calder at Oxford Rd is 1.87m, reached on Saturday 26th December 2015 at 1:00pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Oxford Rd
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 712052
  • Watercourse: River Calder, Lancashire
  • Catchment Area: Ribble Douglas and Crossens
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Ribble
  • Environment Agency Region: North West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Burnley
  • Local Authority: Burnley
  • Ceremonial County: Lancashire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Calder at Fulledge, Area A
Low lying land including the playing fields, Richard Street and Plumbe Street

No current or recent warnings.

River Calder at Fulledge, Area B
Low lying land including the playing fields, Elliot Street, Roads off and including Mitella Street, Lyndhurst Road, and Oxford Road

No current or recent warnings.

River Calder at Burnley Town Centre, Area C
Properties, including Tescoa??s on Centenary Way, The Town Hall on Manchester Rd, Works just downstream of the Railway Viaduct and a property on Holme Rd.

No current or recent warnings.

River Calder at Burnley Town Centre, Area A
Low lying properties by the River Calder including properties on Calder St and James St.

No current or recent warnings.

River Calder at Burnley Town Centre, Area B
Low lying properties by the River Calder including those on Saint James St, Brown St, Hammerton St, Active Way and Calder Vale Rd.

No current or recent warnings.

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Past Week

Long Term

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