Flood Heights for the Leycester Creek at Rock Valley, NSW

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Leycester Creek map

Leycester Creek map source: Bonzle Atlas

Flood levels (in metres AHD) for the Leycester Creek at Rock Valley, NSW. This data sourced from BoM Water Data Online.
For current rainfall and river height information refer to the North Coast Rainfall and River Conditions page.

The flood classification levels are unofficial, and based on research regarding frequency and the effects of flood waters along the Leycester Creek valley upstream of Tuncester. If you have information about how certain flood level affects properties in the area please contact Michael Bath.

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Minor: 6.0
Moderate: 8.0
Major: 9.0

This table includes all flood events that reached a flood classication at the Rock Valley gauge, which came online in June 1967.

Time   1950s Minor Moderate Major Notes Rainfall Data
05:58 06:13 Monday, 26 June 1967 6.191 Rain: Northern Rivers
18:14 Friday, 12 January 1968 7.538 1st peak
04:29 Saturday, 13 January 1968 6.477 2nd peak Rain: Northern Rivers
23:13 23:33 Wednesday, 9 December 1970 7.125 Rain: Northern Rivers
05:10 05:30 Thursday, 18 February 1971 7.108 Rain: Northern Rivers
21:22 21:41 Saturday, 12 February 1972 7.729 Rain: Northern Rivers
09:00 Saturday, 28 October 1972 7.195 Rain: Northern Rivers
22:02 22:12 Saturday, 26 January 1974 7.005 Rain: Northern Rivers
18:54 19:04 Sunday, 10 March 1974 10.918 1st peak
20:11 20:21 Tuesday, 12 March 1974 8.012 2nd peak Rain: Northern Rivers
17:02 Sunday, 2 March 1975 8.407 1st peak
04:44 04:59 Monday, 3 March 1975 8.468 2nd peak Rain: Northern Rivers
11:50 12:19 Wednesday, 11 February 1976 8.567 Rain: Northern Rivers
16:31 16:51 Tuesday, 22 June 1976 6.676 Rain: Northern Rivers
22:23 Saturday, 18 March 1978 8.617 Rain: Northern Rivers
07:23 Thursday, 21 June 1979 6.453 Rain: Northern Rivers
11:38 12:07 Friday, 9 May 1980 8.030 Rain: Northern Rivers
23:12 Wednesday, 22 June 1983 7.954 Rain: Northern Rivers
06:31 Monday, 9 April 1984 8.832 Rain: Northern Rivers
16:38 17:09 Thursday, 5 March 1987 9.172 Rain: Northern Rivers
15:31 15:39 Sunday, 10 May 1987 9.992 Rain: Northern Rivers
06:49 07:18 Monday, 4 April 1988 7.994 1st peak
23:34 Monday, 11 April 1988 6.673 2nd peak Rain: Northern Rivers
12:53 Thursday, 15 September 1988 6.195 Rain: Northern Rivers
14:16 14:31 Saturday, 28 January 1989 7.256 Rain: Northern Rivers
22:27 Saturday, 1 April 1989 11.688 Rain: Northern Rivers
13:35 13:50 Wednesday, 26 April 1989 9.563 Rain: Northern Rivers
03:22 Saturday, 3 February 1990 9.033 Rain: Northern Rivers
01:45 Friday, 13 December 1991 7.730 Rain: Northern Rivers
22:15 Monday, 6 May 1996 8.299 Rain: Northern Rivers
22:30 22:42 Thursday, 1 February 2001 10.939 Rain: Northern Rivers
04:00 Friday, 9 March 2001 9.219 Rain: Northern Rivers
22:45 22:57 Tuesday, 24 February 2004 7.826 Rain: Northern Rivers
07:15 07:46 Saturday, 6 March 2004 7.708 Rain: Northern Rivers
11:45 Thursday, 30 June 2005 6.315 Rain: Northern Rivers
10:00 Saturday, 5 January 2008 9.556 Rain: Northern Rivers
02:30 Friday, 22 May 2009 9.216 Rain: Northern Rivers
21:45 Monday, 27 December 2010 8.121 Rain: Northern Rivers
14:45 Monday, 10 January 2011 6.376 Rain: Northern Rivers
18:30 Wednesday, 25 January 2012 8.085 Rain: Northern Rivers
05:15 Saturday, 23 February 2013 8.185 Rain: Northern Rivers
04:30 Saturday, 21 February 2015 6.488 Rain: Northern Rivers
06:45 Saturday, 2 May 2015 8.685 Rain: Northern Rivers
23:15 Saturday, 4 June 2016 7.219 Rain: Northern Rivers
01:45 01:45 Friday, 31 March 2017 11.874 Rain: Northern Rivers
02:45 03:02 Friday, 14 February 2020 7.980 Rain: Northern Rivers
Time   1950s Minor Moderate Major Notes Rainfall Data

 
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Updated: 14 August 2020
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