Dunglow Lough facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsDunglow Lough
Loch an Chlocháin Léith
|Primary inflows||Lough Craghy|
|Primary outflows||Dungloe River|
|Catchment area||37.67 km2 (14.5 sq mi)|
|Max. length||1.4 km (1 mi)|
|Max. width||0.7 km (0.4 mi)|
|Surface area||0.61 km2 (0.24 sq mi)|
|Average depth||1.3 m (4 ft 3 in)|
|Max. depth||7.5 m (25 ft)|
|Surface elevation||13 m (43 ft)|
|Islands||Flat Island, Fern Island, Black Island, Brush Island, Wren Island|
Dunglow Lough is 1 kilometre (0.6 mi) east of Dungloe. It measures about 1.5 km (0.9 mi) long and 1 km (0.6 mi) wide. The lake has five named islands.
Dunglow Lough is fed on its eastern side by neighbouring Lough Craghy. The lake drains westwards into the Dungloe River.
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