The Middelburg Observer reported that the dam was on 32,5% on Monday but after 135mm of rain over the past few days, it has risen to over 34%.
For the dam to fill properly, heavy rain is needed in the Hendrina area. The last rain catchment in that area was only sitting at 18mm.
The Middelburg Observer also released a video of water flowing into the Middelburg Dam. Watch it below: