River Wear at Stanhope

 

Current River Level: -0.014m, steady

Below normal for this location

Current level recorded at 12:15pm, Wednesday 11th July BST
(11:15am, Wednesday 11th July GMT)

Change from previous measurement: 0.000m
(recorded at 9:45am, Wednesday 11th July BST)

Warning: This data is stale! For some reason, we have not been able to obtain updated levels for over 24 hours. The current displayed level is probably incorrect and you should not rely on it.

The normal level of the River Wear at Stanhope in average weather conditions is between -0.02m and 1.25m. It has been between these levels for at least 150 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Wear at Stanhope in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.10m and 2.15m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 3.24m, reached on Saturday 18th May 2013 at 11:30am.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Wear at Stanhope is 3.71m, reached on Saturday 8th January 2005 at 1:45am.

  • Monitoring Station: Stanhope
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 024003
  • Watercourse: River Wear
  • Operational Area: Wear Upper
  • Catchment Area: Wear
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Wear
  • Environment Agency Region: North East
  • Nearest Town/Village: Stanhope
  • Local Authority: County Durham
  • Ceremonial County: Durham

Nearby Monitoring Locations

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Nearby Flood Warning Locations

River Wear at Lower Stanhope
Properties and low lying areas around Horn Hall, Weardale Community Hospital, Rose Terrace, Newtown House, Waterside Court and Unthank Mill

No current or recent warnings.

River Wear at Stanhope
Properties around Wear Lodge, The Butts, Butts Crescent, Park View, Wear Terrace, Sycamore House, Stanhope Caravan Park, Bondisle Way and Riverwood Lodges

No current or recent warnings.

Upper River Wear
Upper River Wear from source to Witton Park

No current or recent warnings.

River Wear at Frosterley
Properties in low lying areas around Broadwood Lodge, Broadwood Plant, The Batts and The Old Vicarage on Church Lane

No current or recent warnings.

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Past Week

Long Term

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