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Welcome to Clewiston

Clewiston, historically known as America's Sweetest Town, was incorporated in 1925 and occupies 4.57 square miles. Clewiston is centrally located in south Florida about 60 miles east of Fort Myers on the Gulf of Mexico and 60 miles west of Palm Beach on the Atlantic Ocean. Through more than a half-century of growth, Clewiston has kept its charm and beauty. We are the Gateway to Lake Okeechobee.

Many visitors are attracted to Clewiston because of the excellent freshwater fishing in Lake Okeechobee, offering the best in black bass and pan fishing, including crappie and bream. Clewiston's temperate climate and tranquil palm-filled vistas make it a town for all seasons.


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Lake O Water Level

Water Level: 15.25 ft.*

* Feet-NGVD. Data provided by the United States Army Corps of Engineers

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