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Lake Bonham

Because Life is Better at the Lake

Lake Bonham Information

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.

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Lake Bonham Current Weather Alerts

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories.


Lake Bonham Weather Forecast


Partly Sunny

Hi: 88

Tuesday Night

Chance Thunderstorms

Lo: 71


Severe Tstms

Hi: 92

Wednesday Night

Severe Tstms

Lo: 71


Partly Sunny

Hi: 92

Thursday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 75


Mostly Sunny

Hi: 92

Friday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 75

Lake Bonham Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 6/19: 565.14 (+0.14)

Lake Bonham Fishing Report from TPWD (Jun. 13)

Water lightly stained; 77–81 degrees; 0.01’ low. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged craws, bladed jigs, and topwaters. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs. Catfish are good on trotlines.