Kumbukkan Oya

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Kumbukkan Oya
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Physical characteristics
Source 
  locationDombagahawela
Mouth  
  location
Arugam Bay
  coordinates
06°48′36″N81°49′25″E / 6.81000°N 81.82361°E / 6.81000; 81.82361 Coordinates: 06°48′36″N81°49′25″E / 6.81000°N 81.82361°E / 6.81000; 81.82361
  elevation
Sea level
Length116 km (72 mi)
Discharge 
  maximum250 106 Sq.m

The Kumbukkan Oya is the twelfth-longest river of Sri Lanka. It is approximately 116 km (72 mi) long. It runs across two provinces and two districts.

Its catchment area receives approximately 2,115 million cubic metres of rain per year, and approximately 12 percent of the water reaches the sea. It has a catchment area of 1,218 square kilometres. [1]

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References

  1. "Sri Lanka: Rivers". FAO. Retrieved 16 June 2019.