Lac de Cleuson

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Lac de Cleuson
Lac de Cleuson.jpg
Location Valais
Coordinates 46°6′36″N 7°19′22″E / 46.11000°N 7.32278°E / 46.11000; 7.32278Coordinates: 46°6′36″N 7°19′22″E / 46.11000°N 7.32278°E / 46.11000; 7.32278
Type reservoir
Primary outflows Printse
Catchment area 16 km2 (6.2 sq mi)
Basin countries Switzerland
Max. length 1.4 km (0.87 mi)
Surface area 0.51 km2 (0.20 sq mi)
Max. depth 76 m (249 ft)
Water volume 20 million cubic metres (16,000 acre·ft)
Surface elevation 2,186 m (7,172 ft)

Lac de Cleuson is a reservoir in the municipality of Nendaz, Valais, Switzerland. Its surface area is 0.51 km2 (0.20 sq mi). Water from the reservoir is often pumped into the Grande Dixence Dam's reservoir, Lac des Dix, for use in hydroelectricity production.

Lac de Cleuson length seen from western bank facing north

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