More than 30 dams register less than 40% capacity

More than 30 dams register less than 40% capacity

The end of September saw more than 30 dams registering capacity below 40%. Dams in the Algarve and in the Lima region being among the lowest (9% and 22.23% respectively), while others struggling include the Sado (34,7%), Mira (35,5%) and Cávado (35,3%). October has begun with no rain ‘in sight’, and farmers predicting another ‘month with unusually warm sunshine’.