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Loch Assynt

Coordinates: 58°10′30″N 5°02′30″W / 58.17500°N 5.04167°W / 58.17500; -5.04167
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Loch Assynt
A panorama of a lake, with islands in the middle
LocationSutherland, Scotland
Coordinates58°10′30″N 5°02′30″W / 58.17500°N 5.04167°W / 58.17500; -5.04167
Primary outflowsInver river
Catchment area69 km2 (27 sq mi)
Basin countriesUnited Kingdom
Max. length10 km (6.2 mi)
Max. width1 km (0.62 mi)
Surface area800 ha (2,000 acres)
Max. depth86 m (282 ft)
Water volume247.2 hm3 (200,400 acre⋅ft)
Surface elevation66 m (217 ft)

Loch Assynt is a loch in Sutherland in the Highland Council Area in northern Scotland.[1][2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "#GetOutside: do more in the British Outdoors". OS GetOutside. Retrieved 2022-09-04.
  2. "Loch Assynt · Lairg, UK". Loch Assynt · Lairg, UK. Retrieved 2022-09-04.