Top 10 Largest Lakes In The World

13th March By James Smith

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1. Caspian Sea (Saltwater)

Area: 371,000 sq km (143,200 sq mi) Location: Bordering Kazakhstan, Russia, Azerbaijan, Iran, and Turkmenistan

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2. Lake Superior (Freshwater)

Area: 82,100 sq km (31,700 sq mi) Location: Bordering the United States (Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan) and Canada (Ontario)

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3. Lake Victoria (Freshwater)

Area: 68,800 sq km (26,600 sq mi) Location: Bordering Uganda, Kenya, and Tanzania

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4. Lake Huron (Freshwater)

Area: 59,600 sq km (23,000 sq mi) Location: Bordering the United States (Michigan) and Canada (Ontario)

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5. Lake Michigan (Freshwater)

Area: 58,000 sq km (22,400 sq mi) Location: Entirely within the United State

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6. Lake Tanganyika (Freshwater)

Area: 32,900 sq km (12,700 sq mi) Location: Bordering Tanzania, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Burundi, and Zambia

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7. Lake Baikal (Freshwater)

Area: 31,722 sq km (12,248 sq mi) Location: Russia

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8. Great Bear Lake (Freshwater)

Area: 31,328 sq km (12,096 sq mi) Location: Canada

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9. Lake Malawi (Freshwater)

Area: 29,600 sq km (11,400 sq mi) Location: Bordering Malawi, Mozambique, and Tanzania

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10. Great Slave Lake (Freshwater)

Area: 28,568 sq km (11,030 sq mi) Location: Canada