Season Rainfall (mm) Maize (tonnes)
1996/1997 729.4 3009
1997/1998 389.6 3458
1998/1999 817.1 15807
1999/2000 1134.8 28569
2000/2001 675.5 891
2001/2002 712.2 37032
2002/2003 929.3 11047
2003/2004 949.6 12754
2004/2005 515.3 22841
2005/2006 965.8 676
2006/2007 466.6 4953
Table 2: Variation of seasonal rainfall and maize yield for Chivi district.