River Don at Penistone

 

Current River Level: 0.335m, falling

Below normal for this location

Current level recorded at 6:15am, Sunday 23rd September BST
(5:15am, Sunday 23rd September GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -0.027m
(recorded at 7:00pm, Saturday 22nd September BST)

The normal level of the River Don at Penistone in average weather conditions is between 0.25m and 0.68m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Don at Penistone in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.34m and 1.55m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 2.35m, reached on Friday 6th July 2012 at 4:00pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Don at Penistone is 2.35m, reached on Friday 6th July 2012 at 4:00pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Penistone
  • Environment Agency Location ID: L0509
  • Watercourse: River Don
  • Operational Area: Upper Don
  • Catchment Area: Don and Rother
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Ouse (Yorkshire)
  • Environment Agency Region: North East
  • Nearest Town/Village: Penistone
  • Local Authority: Barnsley
  • Ceremonial County: South Yorkshire
  • Latitude: 53.527445
  • Longitude: -1.645761
  • OS Grid Reference: SE2358003479
  • Level Datum AOD: 199.66m

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Don at Hoyle Mill lane, Thurlstone and part of the A628 in Penistone
Thurlstone including Hoyle Mill Lane. Penistone including Barnsley Road

No current or recent warnings.

River Don along Saville Lane, Thurlstone
Thurlstone including Plumpton Mills on Saville Lane

No current or recent warnings.

River Don at Penistone Bridge, Wordsworth Court and Wentworth Meadows, Penistone
Penistone including Water Hall Lane and Wentworth Meadows

No current or recent warnings.

River Don at Millhouse Green and Windmill Lane, Thurlstone
Millhouse Green including Birks Lane. Thurlstone upstream of Thurlstone Bridge and including Windmill Lane and the Old Corn Mill

No current or recent warnings.

Upper River Don catchment
River Don and its tributaries from Penistone to Kelham Island in Sheffield

No current or recent warnings.

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Past Week

Long Term

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