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Lake Kariba Weekly Levels in Meters

The Kariba Lake is designed to operate between levels 475.50m and 488.50m (with 0.70m freeboard) for hydropower generation.

The Lake level has continued rising steadily as inflows in the Lake increases, closing the period under review at 477.01m (10.42% usable storage) on 24th February 2020.  Last year on the same date, the Lake level was 481.35m (41.95% usable storage).

From:
11 February 2020
To:
24 February 2020
DayThis Year%FullLast Year%Full
11/2/2020476.869.39%481.543.07%
12/2/2020476.9510.01%481.543.07%
13/2/2020476.9610.08%481.5143.15%
14/2/2020476.9810.21%481.4943.00%
15/2/2020476.9610.08%481.4642.78%
16/2/2020476.9510.01%481.4742.84%
17/2/2020476.9510.01%481.4942.99%
18/2/2020476.9610.08%481.4842.92%
19/2/2020476.9710.14%481.4542.70%
20/2/2020476.9910.28%481.4242.47%
21/2/2020477.0110.42%481.4142.40%
22/2/2020477.0210.49%481.3742.10%
23/2/2020477.0210.49%481.3642.02%
24/2/2020477.0110.42%481.3541.95%
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