River Lynher at Pillaton

 

Current River Level: 0.211m, falling

Below normal for this location

Current level recorded at 5:00am, Sunday 24th June BST
(4:00am, Sunday 24th June GMT)

Change from previous measurement: -0.003m
(recorded at 5:00pm, Saturday 23rd June BST)

The normal level of the River Lynher at Pillaton in average weather conditions is between 0.22m and 0.90m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Lynher at Pillaton in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.22m and 1.50m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 2.35m, reached on Sunday 25th November 2012 at 3:30am.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Lynher at Pillaton is 2.43m, reached on Friday 28th December 1979 at 12:00am.

  • Monitoring Station: Pillaton
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 47136
  • Watercourse: River Lynher
  • Operational Area: Lynher
  • Catchment Area: Tamar
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Tamar Group
  • Environment Agency Region: South West
  • Nearest Town/Village: Landrake with St. Erney
  • Local Authority: Cornwall
  • Ceremonial County: Cornwall

Nearby Monitoring Locations

There are no other monitoring stations on the River Lynher
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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Lynher
Rame Peninsula, Callington, Saltash, Rilla Mill, Pillaton and Landrake

No current or recent warnings.

River Lynher from Berriowbridge to Notter Bridge
River Lynher from Berriowbridge to Notter Bridge including Rilla Mill, Pillaton Mill and the A390

No current or recent warnings.

South Cornwall Coast from Rame Head to Wembury Bay including tidal estuaries
Rame Head to Wembury Bay including Kingsand, Cawsand, Cremyll, Millbrook, Torpoint, Saltash, Tideford, Calstock, St Budeaux, Stonehouse, Laira, Plympton Marsh Mills, Cattewater and tidal rivers Tamar, Plym and Yealm excluding Plymouth Barbican

No current or recent warnings.

South Cornwall Coast from Rame Head to Plymouth including tidal estuaries
Rame Head to Plymouth including Kingsand, Cawsand, Cremyll, Torpoint, Saltash, tidal rivers Tamar and Plym excluding Plymouth Barbican

No current or recent warnings.

River Seaton from the A38 to Seaton
River Seaton from the A38 to Seaton including Hessenford, Jopes Mill, the A387 and the A38

No current or recent warnings.

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