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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



Hi: 67

Saturday Night

Chance Rain Showers

Lo: 45



Hi: 46

Sunday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 34


Partly Sunny

Hi: 55

Monday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 36


Mostly Sunny

Hi: 61

Tuesday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 39

Lake Bonham Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 11/17: 565.03 (+0.03)

Lake Bonham Fishing Report from TPWD (Nov. 14)

Water stained; 51–54 degrees; 0.07’ high. Black bass are slow on shallow crankbaits, suspending jerkbaits, and Texas rigged craws. Crappie are good on brush piles on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines.