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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 rose by 0.11m during the week under review due to rainfall activities around the lake and closed the week at 477.73m on 13th January 2017.  Last year on the same date, the Lake level was 477.28m.

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

From:
7 January 2017
To:
13 January 2017
DayThis Year%FullLast Year%Full
07/01/2017477.6215477.3813
08/01/2017477.6315477.3713
09/01/2017477.6615477.3513
10/01/2017477.6715477.3113
11/01/2017477.7015477.3113
12/01/2017477.7115477.3012
13/01/2017477.7315477.2812