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Upper Mangatawhiri Reservoir, New Zealand

lakeUpper Mangatawhiri Reservoir
countryNew Zealand
surface area1 km2
average depth16 m
lake typeReservoir
catchment area24 km2
altitude165 m
volume0.02 km3
shore length8 km
residence time314 days
average discharge0.61 m3 / sec.

Upper Mangatawhiri Reservoir Information and Facts

Upper Mangatawhiri Reservoir is a reservoir lake that covers a surface area of 1 km2 (0.42 mi2), has an average depth of 16 meters (50 feet). Upper Mangatawhiri Reservoir boasts a total water volume of 0.02 km3 (13,783 acre-feet), and has a total shore line of 8 kilometers (5 miles). The lake, which sits at an elevation of 165 meters (542 feet), drains a whatershed that covers 24 km2 (9 mi2) and has a residence time of 314 days (0.86 years).