OSSIACHERSEE - GEMEINDEBAD ST. ANDRÄ

Information

address:                               Ossiachersee, 9523 Villach, Austria,

height a.s.l.:                         501 m n.p.m.,

depth max:                           52m,

length max:                          11 km,

width max:                           1,7 km,

size:                                    10,5 km?,

visibility max:                        5 - 30 m,

water temperature:                5 - 20 °C,

warnings:                              none.

Points of entering to the lake (see map)

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Underwater attractions

The average depth is 20 meters. On the spot is a lake, which is a perfect place for training. Entrance and exit is gentle. There are still remains of military weapon and explosives in many places. Lake biology is very rich, and therefore this is a perfect place for fans of underwater photography. While diving, it is possible to find a lot of fish typical for this latitude, e.g. pike and perches. Diving site due to depths is intended for technical divers. Visibility in the lake varies along with depth, so it is worthwhile to bring flashlights.

Flora and Fauna

carp, eels, pike, tench, sows, perches and catfish

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