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Lake Bonham

Because Life is Better at the Lake

Lake Bonham

Merely an hour from the McKinney/Allen metro area, make Lake Bonham your weekend home! Lake Bonham is a 1282 acre man-made lake, impounded in 1969 and owned by the city of Bonham; offering residents plenty of privacy, as well as swimming, camping, fishing, jetskiing, and boating.  More Lake Information

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Lake Bonham Current Weather Alerts

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories.


Lake Bonham Weather Forecast


Partly Sunny

Hi: 46

Sunday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 33

Martin Luther King Jr Day

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 54

Monday Night

Slight Chance Rain

Lo: 49


Chance Rain

Hi: 60

Tuesday Night

Slight Chance Rain

Lo: 31


Mostly Sunny

Hi: 44

Wednesday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 29

Lake Bonham Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 1/20: 565.03 (+0.03)

Lake Bonham Fishing Report from TPWD (Jan. 16)

Water stained; 47–50 degrees; 0.08’ high. Black bass are slow on bladed jigs, suspending jerkbaits, and Texas rigged craws around docks. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs. Catfish are fair on trotlines.