Lake Hawassa Location

 



 

Country:  Ethiopia 

Region:Southern Nations Nationalities and People Regional State (SNNPR) ;

 North of Sidama, south of Oromia areas, and west of Hawassa city.)

 

Latitude:7° 5' 0" (7.0833)

 

Longitude:38° 26' 0" (38.4333)

 

Description:The volume of Lake Hawassa is approximately 1,300 km3. The lake has a maximum depth of 22m and a mean depth of 11m. The residence time of water in the lake is 1.25 years. The catchment area is 1,300 m2.

 

Nearby Areas:Tobor Mountain, Resorts, Hawassa City, Churches, ‘Tikur Wuha’ River, Alamura Mountain, Millennium Park,

 

Nearby Towns/Cities to Lake Hawassa:

 

 Shashemene

 

 Dilla

 

 Yirgalem

 

Wendogenet

 

Halaba

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