River Don level at Penistone

Station summary

State
Low below 0.34m
Height
0.32m at today
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How levels here could affect nearby areas

3.11m
Historical event: Flooding to properties on Wentworth Meadows, Penistone
Historical event: Flooding to properties on Wordsworth Court, Penistone
2.81m
Historical event: Flooding to properties on Saville Lane, Thurlstone
2.35m
Water reaches the highest level recorded at this measuring station (recorded on 6 July 2012)
Historical event: Flooding on A628 at Penistone
2.31m
Historical event: Flooding to properties at Thurlstone
1.55m
This is the top of the normal range
0.32m
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
199.66m (Above Ordnance Datum)
Station name
Penistone
Normal range
0.34m to 1.55m
Station ID
8247

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