River Sheaf at Highfield


Current River Level: 0.379m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 6:00pm, Saturday 20th January GMT

Change from previous measurement: -0.015m
(recorded at 8:15am, Saturday 20th January GMT)

The normal level of the River Sheaf at Highfield in average weather conditions is between 0.13m and 0.27m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Sheaf at Highfield in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.12m and 1.10m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 1.60m, reached on Friday 27th April 2012 at 3:30am.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Sheaf at Highfield is 3.26m, reached on Saturday 21st December 1991 at 1:00pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Highfield
  • Environment Agency Location ID: F0402
  • Watercourse: River Sheaf
  • Catchment Area: Don and Rother
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Ouse (Yorkshire)
  • Environment Agency Region: North East
  • Nearest Town/Village: Sheffield
  • Local Authority: Sheffield
  • Ceremonial County: South Yorkshire

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Sheaf at Priestley Street, Duchess Street and Sheaf Gardens
Sheffield including the area bounded by Charlotte Road, Farm Road and St Mary's Road as far as Granville Square.

No current or recent warnings.

River Sheaf at the Granville Square end of Queens Road
Sheffield including Edmund Road, Cromford Street, Rowsley Street, Charlotte Road, Farm Road, Granville Road and Shrewsbury Road.

No current or recent warnings.

River Sheaf and Porter Brook at Leadmill in Sheffield
Sheffield including Shoreham Street, Leadmill Street, Matilda Lane, Mortimer Street, Leadmill Road, Suffolk Road and Fornham Street.

No current or recent warnings.

River Sheaf and Porter Brook at Sheaf Square in Sheffield
Sheffield including Leadmill Road and Shoreham Street.

No current or recent warnings.

River Sheaf and Porter Brook from Granville Square to Commercial Street
Sheffield including Leadmill Road, Suffolk Road, Fornham Street, Turner Street, Sheaf Street, Harmer Lane, Pond Hill and Midland Railway Station

No current or recent warnings.

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