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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 continued receding, dropping by 5cm during the week under review, before closing at 478.66m (22% usable storage) on 14th August 2019.  Last year on the same date, the Lake level was 486.56m

From:
8 August 2019
To:
14 August 2019
DayThis Year%FullLast Year%Full
08/08/2019478.7122486.6484
09/08/2019478.722486.6384
10/08/2019478.6922486.6184
11/08/2019478.6822486.684
12/08/2019478.6822486.5984
13/08/2019478.6722486.5884
14/08/2019478.6622486.5684
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