Guernsey

Guernsey reservoirs full despite lower March rainfall

Reservoirs in Guernsey are full despite lower than average rainfall in March, according to the island's water company.

March's rainfall was about 69% below the seasonal average for the month over the past 10 years.

However, the total for the previous year was 2.5% above average.

Guernsey Water said, with 4,400 megalitres in storage it puts the island in a good position ahead of the summer.

During the month of March, the company supplied 396 megalitres of water - about 2% more than the March average.

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