River Height

UWRC River Monitoring Service



River height

At 2020-08-09 11:30:03 the river was at 0.561m and in the last hour was remaining the same.

Buildwas is now at 0.390m and Welsh Bridge is at 0.496m.

This service uses Environment Agency flood and river level data from the real-time data API (Beta). The site updates every 15 minutes.


This service will email you at the following river heights on the Barbourne gauge:

  • 1.4m
  • 2.0m
  • 3.0m
  • 4.0m
  • 4.5m

The service will only email you once as the river passes this level. It will not notify you of the height again until the river has been back below that height.