The Edersee, in Germany, was drastically affected by the long drought season experienced in Germany in 2018. With its nominal 11.8 km² reservoir, it has the 2nd largest area of all reservoirs in Germany. In November 2018, its area decreases to less than 3 km².

Below the thematic map for the lake Edersee on the 01st December 2017  – blue outline; on the 06th June 2018 – light blue outline;  on the 02nd August 2018 – green outline; on the 01st October 2018 – filled blue.

Below te chart of the historical trend of the surface of the lake Edersee from 2016 to begininng of 2019.










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Released: 11/03/2019

Contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data [2016,2017,2018,2019], processed by Melchionna – Remote Sensing

Edersee Dam, Germany