Day Zero

09 07 2018

The day we may have to queue for water

Day Zero is based on the previous week's daily consumption average of 523Ml/day.
NOTE: Level 6b water restrictions are in effect from 1 February, which requires all to drop their daily use to 50 litres pp/day or less. To find out what you can do, visit www.capetown.gov.za/thinkwater

The City

The City's progress on securing alternative water sources.

62%

Cape Town Harbour (Desalination)

50%

Strandfontein (Desalination)

72%

Monwabisi (Desalination)

70%

V&A Waterfront (Desalination)

58%

Cape Flats (Ground Water)

59%

Atlantis (Ground Water)

64%

Zandvliet (Recycled)

55%

Other City Projects

Additional projects in advanced stage of planning that are ready to proceed if required.

Hout Bay (Desalination)

60%

Universal Sites (Desalination)

24%

Cape Town Harbour (Desalination Ship)

54%

Cape Peninsula (TMG Aquifer)

50%

Granger Bay (Desalination)

65%

Cape Town Harbour (Desalination Barge)

67%

Cape Flats (Reclamation)

12%

Helderberg (TMG Aquifer)

58%

Red Hill/Dido Valley (Desalination)

60%

Gordon's Bay Ship (Desalination Ship)

12%

Macassar (Reclamation)

15%

Harmony Park (Desalination)

77%
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The Dams

Combined level of dams supplying the city. For more info click here.

24.4%

Capetonians

Percentage of residents using 87l or less per day.

Under review due to new water use targets.

Together, we can avoid day zero

STATS AS AT WEEK 19 FEBRUARY 2018

Other City Projects

Additional projects in advanced stage of planning that are ready to proceed if required.

Hout Bay (Desalination)

60%

Universal Sites (Desalination)

24%

Cape Town Harbour (Desalination Ship)

54%

Cape Peninsula (TMG Aquifer)

50%

Granger Bay (Desalination)

65%

Cape Town Harbour (Desalination Barge)

67%

Cape Flats (Reclamation)

12%

Helderberg (TMG Aquifer)

58%

Red Hill/Dido Valley (Desalination)

60%

Gordon's Bay Ship (Desalination Ship)

12%

Macassar (Reclamation)

15%

Harmony Park (Desalination)

77%