River Thames level downstream at Benson Lock

This measuring station takes 2 measurements. You're viewing the downstream level. View the upstream level.

Station summary

State
Normal 2.00m to 4.01m level here
Height
2.51m at today
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How levels here could affect nearby areas

5.42m
Water reaches the highest level recorded at this measuring station (recorded on 9 January 2014)
4.01m
This is the top of the normal range
2.51m
Latest level

No two flood events are the same. Flooding might not happen again at the same historical levels if, for example, flood defences are now in place.

View technical information for this measuring station
Site datum
40.19m (Above Ordnance Datum)
Station name
Benson Lock
Normal range
2.00m to 4.01m
Station ID
7099

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