Loch Skiach facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsLoch Skiach
The view from the cairn next to the trig point on Craig Lochie. Loch Skiach and Little Loch Skiach can be seen in the distance. The hill directly above the trig point is Elrick More, which is only 4 m (13 ft) lower than the summit of Craig Lochie.
|Max. length||1.6 km (1 mi)|
|Max. width||0.8 km (0.50 mi)|
|Surface area||39.1 ha (97 acres)|
|Average depth||5.5 m (18 ft)|
|Max. depth||17 m (55 ft)|
|Water volume||2,185,600 m3 (77,185,000 cu ft)|
|Shore length1||4 km (2.5 mi)|
|Surface elevation||427 m (1,401 ft)|
|Max. temperature||15.6 °C (60.0 °F)|
|Min. temperature||8.6 °C (47.5 °F)|
|1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.|
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