Cape Town dam levels drop to 65% vs 91% this time last year

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It’s not Day Zero quite yet, but it’s best we save water NOW, so we don’t have that sword over our heads again.
Dam levels are critical for Cape Town’s water supply, warns the City of Cape Town.

According to the City of Cape Town, the City has set a maximum limit for collective water use to be no more than 850 million litres per day.

During the past week, daily water usage increased to 969 million litres per day, compared to 925 million litres from the week prior.

While the risk of water restrictions is not yet high, the City urges the public to use water sparingly…