ARTICLES RELATING TO RAINFALL

Despite good rainfalls in the Western Cape, agri-production not yet out of the woods - economists

2019-08-23 07:50

Although dam levels in Cape Town are, on average, more than 60% full after a season of good rainfall, additional rain is still necessary to ensure improved harvests, says agricultural economist Wandile Sihlobo.

These stunning satellite images show South Africa's largest dams filling up

2019-07-29 14:40

Theewaterskloof Dam, Cape Town’s largest dam, is now almost 53% full. In 2017 it teetered at a terrifying 10%.

 

Good rainfall sees major rise in WC dam levels

2019-08-01 20:58

Adverse weather conditions as cold fronts land in the Western Cape has seen a major increase in dam levels in the province, with the Clanwilliam Dam on the West Coast alone rising by over 20% in only a week.

Watch: Residents celebrate as Western Cape municipal dam overflows

2018-09-19 16:05

Last year this time it was 42.7% full, and it has not reached maximum capacity for four years.

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