River Wear at Witton Park

 

Current River Level: 0.482m, falling

Within the usual range for this location

Current level recorded at 8:45am, Wednesday 14th November GMT

Change from previous measurement: -0.012m
(recorded at 5:45am, Wednesday 14th November GMT)

The normal level of the River Wear at Witton Park in average weather conditions is between 0.26m and 1.98m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The usual range of the River Wear at Witton Park in more extreme weather conditions is between 0.29m and 3.40m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 4.08m, reached on Saturday 18th May 2013 at 3:30pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the River Wear at Witton Park is 4.34m, reached on Tuesday 31st January 1995 at 5:15pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Witton Park
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 024008
  • Watercourse: River Wear
  • Operational Area: Wear Middle
  • Catchment Area: Wear
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Wear
  • Environment Agency Region: North East
  • Nearest Town/Village: Witton Park
  • Local Authority: County Durham
  • Ceremonial County: Durham

Nearby Monitoring Locations

Nearby Flood Warning Locations

Upper River Wear
Upper River Wear from source to Witton Park

No current or recent warnings.

River Wear at Witton-le-Wear
Properties and low lying areas around Lowgarth Farm, North Lodge, West Lodge and Durham Wildlife Trust

No current or recent warnings.

Lower River Wear
Lower River Wear from Escomb to Chester-le-street including the Rivers Browney, Cong Burn and Lumley Park Burn

No current or recent warnings.

River Wear at Batts Terrace Riverside, Bishop Auckland
Properties and low lying areas around the Batts, Bishop Auckland.

No current or recent warnings.

River Gaunless at West Auckland
Properties and low lying areas around Arnold Street, Bishops Court, Eden Grove, Fieldon Grove, Meadow View, River Walk, Station Road and Toadpool.

No current or recent warnings.

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Past Week

Long Term

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