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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 8cm during the week under review, before closing at 477.99m (17% usable storage) on 30th September 2019.  Last year on the same date, the Lake level was 485.35m. 

From:
24 September 2019
To:
30 September 2019
DayThis Year%FullLast Year%Full
24/09/2019478.0718485.5877
25/09/2019478.0618485.5575
26/09/2019478.0518485.5175
26/09/2019478.0318485.4774
28/09/2019478.0218485.4174
29/09/2019478.0117485.3974
30/09/2019477.9917485.3574