Rainfall in Israel Exceeds Annual Average 2019
Updated: Mar 28
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After just one week of summer weather, Israel may be in for more winter ahead of the spring holiday of Pesach (Passover).
Rainfall in Israel Exceeds Annual Average for First Time in 5 Years.
The Kinneret's (Sea of Galilee) rose 10 centimeters (approximately about four inches) since Monday, the Water Authority noted. The rise, similar to the one reported Monday, brings the Kinneret to 21 centimeters more than it was at the end of last week. Since the beginning of the rainy season, the lake has risen by 2.8 meters. Now standing at 1.14 meters above the lower red line, the Kinneret would have to rise another 3.06 meters to be full.
27 -Oct-2018 - The Israel Water Authority has announced that our water bills will go up 3.25%. The announcement follows severe criticism by the State Comptroller of the Water Authority's policy. The State Comptroller blamed the Water Authority for the state of the water sector in Israel.