Lake Monona

 

Lake Monona Characteristics

 Surface area (ha)

1,326

Volume (million m3)

110

Maximum depth (m)

22.6

Mean depth (m)

8.3

Shoreline length (km)

21.2

Shoreline development factor

1.64

Flushing rate (yr-1)

0.91

Direct drainage area (km2)

105

Total drainage area (km2)

720

Above: Lake Monona from the southwest.

Hydrographic Map: Depth in meters

 

Lake Monona Typical Conditions (1976)

Temperature (C)

Dissolved Oxygen (mg/L)

 

 

Water

Depth

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Month

Month

More information on Lake Monona: Lathrop, R.C., S.B. Nehls, C.L. Brynildson, and K.R. Plass. 1992. The fishery of the Yahara Lakes. Technical Bulletin No. 181. Wisconsin Dept. Natural Resources, Madison, WI.