Thames at Shifford Lock

 

Current River Level: 0.173m, falling

Below normal for this location

Current level recorded at 3:00pm, Tuesday 12th December GMT

Change from previous measurement: -0.006m
(recorded at 2:00pm, Tuesday 12th December GMT)

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The normal level of the Thames at Shifford Lock in average weather conditions is between 0.03m and 0.24m. It has been between these levels for at least 151 days in the past year.

The usual range of the Thames at Shifford Lock in more extreme weather conditions is between 1.74m and 3.53m. It has been between these levels for 90% of the time since monitoring began.

The most recent high is 4.03m, reached on Tuesday 7th January 2014 at 12:15pm.

The highest level ever recorded at the Thames at Shifford Lock is 4.41m, reached on Monday 23rd July 2007 at 12:15pm.

  • Monitoring Station: Shifford Lock
  • Environment Agency Location ID: 0904TH
  • Watercourse: Thames
  • Catchment Area: Vale of White Horse
  • UK Hydrometric Area: Thames
  • Environment Agency Region: Thames
  • Nearest Town/Village: Aston, Cote, Shifford and Chimney
  • Local Authority: West Oxfordshire
  • Ceremonial County: Oxfordshire

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