Reservoir levels continue to rise after fears over water shortages

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After concerns were raised earlier this year about water levels, current figures show that water storage across the country is on average at 72.4% of capacity.

In total 40591 cubic hectometres of water are contained within the nations reservoirs. However some regions have low supplies. Storage facilities in Segura and Júcar reservoirs are currently well below 40% of total capacity.

The heavy rains in regions across the country at the weekend also increased the volumes in reserve by 0.5% by 304 cubic hectometres.