River Calder at Ledgard Bridge

 

Current River Level: 0.068m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 5:15am, Friday 22nd September GMT
(6:15am, Friday 22nd September BST)

Change from previous measurement: -0.018m

The normal level of the River Calder at Ledgard Bridge in average weather conditions is between -0.00m and 0.15m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Calder at Ledgard Bridge in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.00m and 2.50m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 4.63m, reached on Friday 6th July 2012 at 7:15pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Calder at Ledgard Bridge is 5.25m, reached on Saturday 26th December 2015 at 4:15pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Ledgard Bridge
  • Environment Agency Location ID: L1307
  • Watercourse: River Calder, West Yorkshire
  • Catchment Area: Aire and Calder
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Ouse (Yorkshire)
  • Environment Agency Region: North East
  • Nearest Town/Village: Mirfield
  • Local Authority: Kirklees
  • Ceremonial County: West Yorkshire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Calder at Central Mirfield
Central Mirfield including Battyeford, East Thorpe and Lower Hopton industrial units and properties on and off Parkfield Crescent

No current or recent warnings.

River Calder at Mirfield - Calder View to Steanard Lane
Mirfield including Calder View, Granny Lane and Steanard Lane

No current or recent warnings.

River Calder at Ravensthorpe
Ravensthorpe including Low Mill Lane Industrial Estate and Mill buildings along Low Mill Lane, Haverlock Street, Calder Road and Huddersfield Road including Holroyd Park

No current or recent warnings.

River Calder at Cooper Bridge
Cooper Bridge Road Sewage Treatment Works, Huddersfield Road Industrial Units and Battyeford sports ground

No current or recent warnings.

River Calder at Bradley
Bradley including Lower Quarry Road and Colne Bridge Road

No current or recent warnings.

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Long Term

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