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Butterworth runs out of water as dam levels reach new lows

13 September 2020, 10:41 AM

The town of Butterworth in the Eastern Cape will have no water this coming week.

KZN residents urged to use water sparingly, dam levels continue to drop

27 August 2020, 4:09 AM

KwaZulu-Natal residents have been urged to use water sparingly as dam levels continue to drop in the province.

Rains in Eastern Cape unlikely to boost dam levels significantly: SAWS

19 August 2020, 4:13 PM

The persistent rain that fell over the Eastern Cape over the last few days is unlikely to boost the dam levels in the province much.

Cape Town dam levels at over 50% capacity

7 July 2020, 9:07 AM

The average level of the dams supplying water to the City of Cape Town has more than doubled, compared to two years ago when the city was gripped by a drought.

C Town-Dam

Karoo dam levels rise to 22%

27 January 2020, 2:46 PM

Dam levels in the drought-stressed Karoo have risen to 22% following unexpected rains in the Gouritz-River catchment area last week. S


E Cape dam levels drop below 50%

28 October 2019, 4:19 PM

 Dam levels in the Eastern Cape Province have dropped to below 50%. The provincial government is considering declaring the province a drought disaster area as it is facing a severe drought.

Cape Town dam levels 10 percent higher than last year

17 September 2019, 8:22 AM

The City of Cape Town says water levels are about 10 percent higher than last year.

The Gamka dam

Environmental Affairs dept pleased with increasing dam levels in Western Cape

11 June 2019, 6:44 AM

The Department of Environmental Affairs says it’s pleased with the recent rainfall figures and the increasing dam levels in the Western Cape.

Dry area

Western Cape dam levels stand at 36%

9 April 2019, 7:31 AM

The Western Cape Department of Local Government and Environmental Affairs says dam levels in the province currently stand at more than 36%.

Western Cape dam levels decrease slightly

23 October 2018, 7:16 AM

The average dam levels in the Western Cape have decreased slightly since the end of the winter season.



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