Facts

Lake Vesijärvi in numbers

• The 44th largest lake in Finland
• Surface area of 109 km2, with islands and rocks accounting for approx. 4.5 km2
• Average depth of 6.0 metres, maximum depth of 42 metres
• Catchment area of 515 km²
• 181 km of shoreline, 45% of which is used for forestry, 33% for seasonal dwellings,12.5% for other dwellings, and 9.5% for agriculture

Photo Lasse Tuominen