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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


Chance Thunderstorms

Hi: 76

Tuesday Night

Thunderstorms Likely

Lo: 60



Hi: 70

Wednesday Night


Lo: 57


Rain Showers Likely

Hi: 72

Thursday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 56


Mostly Sunny

Hi: 78

Friday Night


Lo: 58

Lake Bonham Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 4/24: 565.12 (+0.12)

Lake Bonham Fishing Report from TPWD (Apr. 17)

Water lightly stained; 64–69 degrees; 0.39’ high. Black bass are good on Texas rigged craws, hollow body frogs, and shallow crankbaits. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs. Catfish are fair on trotlines.