Lago di Palagnedra
|Lago di Palagnedra|
|Coordinates||46°9′34″N 8°37′37″E / 46.15944°N 8.62694°ECoordinates: 46°9′34″N 8°37′37″E / 46.15944°N 8.62694°E|
|Catchment area||137.7 km2 (53.2 sq mi)|
|Basin countries||Switzerland, Italy|
|Surface area||25 ha (62 acres)|
|Water volume||4.26 million cubic metres (3,450 acre⋅ft)|
|Surface elevation||486 m (1,594 ft)|
Lago di Palagnedra is a manmade lake at Palagnedra, Ticino, Switzerland. The reservoir has a capacity of 4,260,000 m3 (3,450 acre⋅ft) and a surface area of 25 ha (62 acres). The dam on the Melezza river was completed in 1952, height 72 m (236 ft).
The lake lies between Pizzo Ruscada and the Gridone. The north side of the lake is overlooked by the Domodossola-Locarno railway.