River Thames level upstream at Benson Lock

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

Latest at 9:00pm on 14 April

Height
0.16m
Trend
Steady
State
Normal

Normal range 0.04m to 0.31m

Height in metres over the last 5 days

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How levels here could affect nearby areas

1.56m
Water reaches the highest level recorded at this measuring station (recorded on 4 January 2003)
0.31m
This is the top of the normal range
0.16m
Latest level

Flooding might not happen again at the same historical levels. This may be because flood management schemes are now in place.

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