River Deben at Debenham


Current River Level: 0.155m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 10:00am, Tuesday 14th August BST
(9:00am, Tuesday 14th August GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -0.005m
(recorded at 7:30am, Tuesday 14th August BST)

The normal level of the River Deben at Debenham in average weather conditions is between 0.00m and 0.57m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Deben at Debenham in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.08m and 1.46m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.18m, reached on Thursday 3rd May 2012 at 6:00am.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Deben at Debenham is 1.53m, reached on Saturday 17th July 2004 at 2:15pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Debenham
  • Environment Agency Location ID: E24795
  • Watercourse: River Deben
  • Operational Area: Deben
  • Catchment Area: East Suffolk
  • UK Hydrometric Area: East Suffolk Rivers
  • Environment Agency Region: Anglian
  • Nearest Town/Village: Debenham
  • Local Authority: Mid Suffolk
  • Ceremonial County: Suffolk
  • Latitude: 52.232016
  • Longitude: 1.183613
  • OS Grid Reference: TM 17500 64090
  • Level Datum AOD: 35.077m

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the River Deben
Monitoring locations on nearby rivers
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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Rivers Deben and Lark
River Deben from, and including Debenham to Bromeswell and the River Lark from Clopton to Martlesham

No current or recent warnings.

River Deben, from Debenham to Cretingham, inclusive
River Deben, from Debenham to Cretingham, inclusive

No current or recent warnings.

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Long Term

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