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Location Fauske, Nordland
Coordinates 67°13′37″N 15°56′11″E / 67.2270°N 15.9363°E / 67.2270; 15.9363Coordinates: 67°13′37″N 15°56′11″E / 67.2270°N 15.9363°E / 67.2270; 15.9363
Basin countries Norway
Max. length 10.3 kilometres (6.4 mi)
Max. width 4.3 kilometres (2.7 mi)
Surface area 10.98 km2 (4.24 sq mi)
Shore length1 33.11 kilometres (20.57 mi)
Surface elevation 1 metre (3 ft 3 in)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Øvrevatnet is a lake that lies in the municipality of Fauske in Nordland county, Norway. The lake lies about 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) east of the town of Fauske. The 10.98-square-kilometre (4.24 sq mi) lake flows out into the neighboring lake Nedrevatnet to the west.[1]

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  1. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Øvrevatnet" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2012-04-03.