River Exe at Exford


Current River Level: 0.286m, steady

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 5:00pm, Wednesday 15th August BST
(4:00pm, Wednesday 15th August GMT)

Change from previous measurement: 0.000m
(recorded at 5:00am, Wednesday 15th August BST)

The normal level of the River Exe at Exford in average weather conditions is between 0.27m and 1.00m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Exe at Exford in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.28m and 1.20m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.93m, reached on Saturday 22nd December 2012 at 6:15pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Exe at Exford is 2.03m, reached on Saturday 24th October 1998 at 11:45am.

  • Monitoring Station: Exford
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 45124
  • Watercourse: River Exe
  • Operational Area: Exe Main
  • Catchment Area: East Devon
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Exe Group
  • Environment Agency Region: South West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Exford
  • Local Authority: West Somerset
  • Ceremonial County: Somerset
  • Latitude: 51.132851
  • Longitude: -3.640854
  • OS Grid Reference: SS852383
  • Level Datum AOD: 251.38m

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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Exmoor Rivers
the Upper River Exe from Exford to Exebridge, the Rivers Barle, Lyn, Mole and Bray and their tributaries, and coastal streams from Combe Martin to Lynton

No current or recent warnings.

River Exe (Upper) at Exford
Riverside properties and roads in Exford, including Chapel Street, The Green and the B3224.

No current or recent warnings.

River Exe (Upper) from Exford to Exebridge, including Winsford and Bridgetown
Riverside locations and roads between Exford and Exebridge, including Winsford, Bridgetown and Exebridge, the B3224 at Exford and the B3223 at Exebridge.

No current or recent warnings.

River Barle from Simonsbath to Brushford, including Withypool
Riverside locations and roads between Simonsbath and Brushford, including Simonsbath, Withypool, Newbridge, Northmoor Road, Brushford and the B3222 and B3223 at Dulverton.

No current or recent warnings.

Hawkcombe Stream from Hawkcombe Valley to Porlock bowling green
The Stables to Hawkcombe Bank including properties at Hawk Combe, Huish Row, near the cemetery and The Watermill

No current or recent warnings.

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Long Term

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