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Lake Levels

The Kariba Lake was created and designed to operate between levels 475.50m and 488.50m with 0.70m freeboard at all times.

The Lake level dropped by 0.09m during the week under review and closed the week at 479.35m on 14th September 2016.  Last year on the same date, the Lake level was 479.66m.

All spillway gates at Kariba remained closed during the week under review

From:
8 September 2016
To:
14 September 2016
DayThis Year%FullLast Year%Full
08/09/2016479.4428479.7830
09/09/2016479.4328479.7730
10/09/2016479.4128479.7530
11/09/2016479.4027479.7330
12/09/2016479.3827479.7030
13/09/2016479.3627479.6830
14/09/2016479.3527479.6629