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Topsæ is located in Aust-Agder
Location of the lake
Topsæ is located in Norway
Location of the lake
Location Bygland, Aust-Agder
Coordinates 58°58′45″N 7°52′55″E / 58.9792°N 07.8820°E / 58.9792; 07.8820Coordinates: 58°58′45″N 7°52′55″E / 58.9792°N 07.8820°E / 58.9792; 07.8820
Primary inflows Kjætebuvatnet
Primary outflows Storåna river
Catchment area Tovdalselva watershed
Basin countries Norway
Max. length 3.7 kilometres (2.3 mi)
Max. width 1.2 kilometres (0.75 mi)
Surface area 2.4 km2 (0.93 sq mi)
Shore length1 11.89 kilometres (7.39 mi)
Surface elevation 606 metres (1,988 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Topsæ is a lake in the municipality of Bygland in Aust-Agder county, Norway. The 2.4-square-kilometre (0.93 sq mi) lake is located 3 kilometres (1.9 mi) east of the lake Hovatn, about 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) northeast of the village of Åraksbø. The Topsæfossen waterfall is located at the north end of the lake at the primary inflow. At the southeastern corner of the lake, there is a small dam to regulate the outflow of the lake into the Tovdalselva watershed.[1]

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  1. ^ "Topsæ" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2010-04-20.