- Dam levels supplying Cape Town have declined over the past week by 0.6% to 53.9% of capacity.READ MORE
- Cape Town rainfall pattern. Cape Town falls within a winter rainfall area, with June receiving the highest average rainfall of 143 mm in the month. January is the driest month, receiving a measly 24mm of rain on average. The totalREAD MORE
- The City of Cape Town has passed a regulation that all homes be fitted with an RPZ valve (Reduced Pressure Zone – also known as a backflow preventer). This is required where an alternative water supply is delivered to yourREAD MORE
Against a global rainfall average of 870mm per year, South Africa receives a pitiful 450mm, making it the world’s 30th driest country. Rainwater harvesting , groundwater treatment, or municipal back-up system in combination with proper use of your grey water, pool backwash water and water filtration can secure your water needs.