Managing our Environment

Hawea River at Camp Hill Bridge

Alert Levels for this site

Alert Title Alert Details Alert Type Alert Threshold Level
Historical flood July 1968 Flood 346.0
Historical flood May 2009 Flood 205.0

Last 7 days flow in cumecs

Last 180 days flow in cumecs


Site information 

Start of Record Monday, 3 June 1968
Catchment Area 1428km2
3 Highest Recorded Flows (cumecs) 346 (1968), 313 (1973), 249 (1970)
3 Lowest Recorded Flows (cumecs) 1.99 (1977), 4.48 (1973), 4.94 (1991)
Mean Annual Low Flow 7.3 m3/s
Lowest 7 Day Low Flow 2.1 m3/s
End of Calculation Period Monday, 1 January 2007


This monitoring equipment is owned and run by NIWA


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