The Western Cape Department of Local Government and Environmental Affairs says dam levels in the province currently stand at more than 36%.
The average dam levels in the Western Cape have decreased slightly since the end of the winter season.
The Department of Environmental Affairs says it’s pleased with the recent rainfall figures and the increasing dam levels in the Western Cape.
The Western Cape Local Government Department says it’s concerned about the current state of dams in the Karoo.
The City of Cape Town says water levels are about 10 percent higher than last year.
Despite a second year of good rains in the Western Cape, the effects of the worst drought in living memory are still present.
The South African Weather Service has warned Capetonians to brace themselves for strong winds and heavy rainfall as two cold fronts approach the Mother City.
The Western Cape Local Government Department has welcomed the early winter rainfall which has been falling since the weekend.
The Western Cape Department of Local Government and Environmental Affairs has urged residents in the province to continue using water sparingly, even if the water situation is better than this time last year.