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List of lakes of Turkey

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List of lakes of Turkey

Natural lakes

Name in English Name in Turkish Area (km2) Depth Location (districts and/or provinces)
Lake Van Van Gölü 3755 km2 451 m Van, Bitlis
Lake Tuz Tuz Gölü 1500 km2 2 m Aksaray, Ankara, Konya
Lake Beyşehir Beyşehir Gölü 656 km2 10 m Beyşehir in Konya, Isparta
Lake Eğirdir Eğirdir Gölü 482 km2 Isparta
Lake İznik İznik Gölü 308 km2 İznik in Bursa, Yalova
Lake Burdur Burdur Gölü 200 km2 Burdur, Isparta
Lake Manyas Manyas Gölü 166 km2 Balıkesir
Lake Acıgöl Acıgöl 153 km2 Denizli, Afyonkarahisar
Lake Uluabat Uluabat Gölü 134 km2 1–2 m Bursa
Lake Çıldır Çıldır Gölü 115 km2 Ardahan, Kars
Lake Palas Tuzla Palas Tuzla Gölü 106 km2 15 m Palas/Kayseri
Lake Akşehir Akşehir Gölü 105 km2 Akşehir in Konya, Afyonkarahisar
Lake Eber Eber Gölü 104 km2 Afyonkarahisar
Lake Erçek Erçek Gölü 98 km2 Van
Lake Hazar Hazar Gölü 86 km2 Elazığ
Lake Bafa Bafa Gölü 60 km2 Aydın, Muğla
Lake Köyceğiz Köyceğiz Gölü 52 km2 Köyceğiz in Muğla
Lake Işıklı Işıklı Gölü 49 km2 Denizli
Lake Nazik Nazik Gölü 48 km2 Bitlis
Lake Sapanca Sapanca Gölü 47 km2 Sakarya Province
Lake Salda Salda Gölü 45 km2 184 m Burdur
Lake Yay Yay Gölü 37 km2 Kayseri
Lake Akyatan Akyatan Gölü 35 km2 Adana
Lake Balık Balık Gölü 34 km2 Doğubeyazıt in Ağrı
Lake Marmara Marmara Gölü 34 km2 Salihli, Gölmarmara in Manisa
Lake Çöl Çöl Gölü 32 km2 Ankara
Lake Durusu (Lake Terkos) Durusu Gölü 25 km2 İstanbul
Lake Karine Karine Gölü 24 km2
Lake Tuzla Tuzla Gölü 23 km2 Tuzla
Lake Küçükçekmece Küçükçekmece Gölü 16 km2 Küçükçekmece, İstanbul
Lake Yaraşlı Yaraşlı Gölü 16 km2 Burdur
Lake Haçlı Haçlı Gölü 16 km2 Muş
Lake Seyfe Seyfe Gölü 15 km2 Kırşehir
Lake Akyayan Akyayan Gölü 15 km2
Lake Hozapin Hozapin Gölü 14 km2
Lake Arin Arin Gölü 13 km2
Lake Nemrut Nemrut Gölü 12 km2 Bitlis Province
Lake Balık Balık Gölü 12 km2
Lake Büyükçekmece Büyükçekmece Gölü 11 km2 Büyükçekmece, Istanbul
Lake Boluk Boluk Gölü 11 km2
Lake Akdoğan Akdoğan Gölü 11 km2
Lake Çavuşlu Çavuşlu Gölü 9 km2
Lake Düden Düden Gölü 8 km2
Lake Gala Gala Gölü 8 km2 Edirne
Lake Karataş Karataş Gölü 6 km2
Lake Mogan Mogan Gölü 6 km2 Ankara
Paradeniz Paradeniz 4 km2 Mersin
Lake Kuyucuk Kuyucuk Gölü 2.45 km2 13 m Kars
Lake Eymir Eymir Gölü 1.8 km2 Ankara
Lake Abant Abant Gölü 1.28 km2 18 m Bolu
Lake Gölcük Gölcük Gölü 1 km2 İzmir

Reservoir and dam lakes

Name Area (km2) Depth Location
Atatürk Baraj Gölü 817 km2 Şanlıurfa, Adıyaman
Keban Baraj Gölü 675 km2 Elazığ, Tunceli, Erzincan
Karakaya Baraj Gölü 298 km2 Malatya, Elazığ, Diyarbakır
Hirfanlı Baraj Gölü 263 km2 Ankara, Kırşehir
Altınkaya Baraj Gölü 118 km2 Samsun
Sarıyar Baraj Gölü 83 km2 Ankara, Eskişehir
Seyhan Baraj Gölü 67 km2 Adana
Kılıçkaya Baraj Gölü 64 km2 Sivas, Giresun
Aslantaş Baraj Gölü 49 km2 Adana
Demirköprü Baraj Gölü 47 km2 Manisa
Karacaören Baraj Gölü 45 km2 Burdur, Isparta
Büyükçekmece Baraj Gölü 43 km2 İstanbul
Menzelet Baraj Gölü 42 km2 Kahramanmaraş
Arpaçay Baraj Gölü 41 km2 Kars

See also

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