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Location Ikaalinen, Hämeenkyrö, Ylöjärvi
Coordinates 61°47′N 023°06′E / 61.783°N 23.100°E / 61.783; 23.100Coordinates: 61°47′N 023°06′E / 61.783°N 23.100°E / 61.783; 23.100
Type Lake
Catchment area 2,626 km2 (1,014 sq mi)
Basin countries Finland
Max. length 36 km (22 mi)
Max. width 5 km (3.1 mi)
Surface area 96.066 km2 (37.091 sq mi)
Average depth 10.38 m (34.1 ft)
Max. depth 47 m (154 ft)
Water volume 0.998 km3 (809,000 acre·ft)
Shore length1 353.45 km (219.62 mi)
Surface elevation 83.2 m (273 ft)
Frozen December–April
Settlements Ikaalinen, Hämeenkyrö, Viljakkala
References [1]
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Kyrösjärvi is a medium-sized lake in Finland. It is situated in the municipalities of Ikaalinen, Hämeenkyrö and Ylöjärvi in the Pirkanmaa region in western Finland. The lake is part of the Kokemäenjoki basin and it drains through a chain of lakes into the lake Kulovesi in the south.[1]

Location of Kyrösjärvi in Finland

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  1. ^ a b Kyrösjärvi in the Jarviwiki Web Service. Retrieved 2014-03-01. (English)

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