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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 0.08m during the week under review and closed the week at 480.09m on 22nd July 2016.  Last year on the same date, the Lake level was 481.02m.

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

From:
16 July 2016
To:
22 July 2016
DayThis Year%FullLast Year%Full
16/07/2016480.1733481.1440
17/07/2016480.1633481.1140
18/07/2016480.1533481.1040
19/07/2016480.1433481.0940
20/07/2016480.1233481.0740
21/07/2016480.1033481.0540
22/07/2016480.0932481.0239