Black Loch (Perth and Kinross) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBlack Loch
Black Loch, Carsie, near Blairgowrie
|Max. length||0.402 km (0.250 mi)|
|Max. width||0.1609 km (0.1000 mi)|
|Surface area||2.6 ha (6.4 acres)|
|Average depth||4.75 ft (1.45 m)|
|Max. depth||7 ft (2.1 m)|
|Water volume||1,611,000 cu ft (45,600 m3)|
|Shore length1||0.8 km (0.50 mi)|
|Surface elevation||51 m (167 ft)|
|Max. temperature||60.1 °F (15.6 °C)|
|Min. temperature||57.4 °F (14.1 °C)|
|1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.|
The loch is also a designated Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI), as well as forming part of a Special Area of Conservation.
Black Loch lies to the east of two other small lochs. Directly to the east is White Loch and further east still is Fingask Loch and all within a distance of half a mile. Part of the eastern end of White Loch and all of Black Loch are within the bounds of Blairgowrie Golf Club.
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