Dayton Lake

Current Temperature:

Est Water Temperature:
56° (What's This)

Barometric Pressure:
30.02 (Rising)

Wind Speed:
South-West at 09 Knots (10 MPH)

Forecast   |   Trends

Dayton Lake
National Pro Reports

Old Hickory Lake, TN
I first want to start off by saying Old Hickory lost one of its true legends last week and a very dear friend to myself in Mike Erwin. Mike Erwin has been a familiar face to many of us that fish Old H... [more]

-Ian Huey

Michigan Reports

Houser Lake, MI
Some First Class stamps glucotrol xr My father was a jeweller who came from Russia to Leeds at the turn of the century purchase metformin It has also effectively double dipped on the deal as aspons... [more]

Houser Lake, MI
very best job teva clozapine Reid has close ties to the Senate Majority Political Action Committee, which spent nearly $47 million in the 2014 campaign cycle backing Democrats, according to the Cente... [more]

Houser Lake, MI
Who do you work for? buy abana Now 42, Plank still owns more than 17% of the business, helping him to amass a net worth of more than $3 billion. buy evecare Dr Johanna Hanefeld of the London School... [more]

Houser Lake, MI
I\'m on business buy cheap abana The measure would change state law to prevent sheriffs from denying concealed carry permits because of marijuana use buy leukeran ** Italian insurer Assicurazioni G... [more]

Houser Lake, MI
What company are you calling from? buy diltiazem hcl “It was important for us as a group of players to keep winning trophies for him,” John Terry, the team captain, says where can i buy ... [more]

Dayton Lake General Information
Welcome to Dayton Lake fishing report page. Here you will find all the information you need to make the best decisions for today's fishing. Current weather including air temperature, barometric pressure, wind speed and direction are continuously updated throughout the day. Dayton Lake water temperature is one of the vital statistics included on this page. We also include the moon phase as full and new moons are generally better fishing times. Help in choosing what time to hit the water with daily sunrise and sunset times plus moon rise and moon set times. We would love to hear how your fishing trip went, feel free to share your days success on the community report page. Good luck and we hope you catch a full bag today!


Inpoundment Type:

Surface Area (acres):

Lake Management:



Water Clarity:

Water Temp Factors:

Maximum Depth (ft):

Normal Elevation (ft):

Boat Access:

Boat Limits:

Dayton Lake Pro Fishing Reports
Featured Guide

Guides - Promote your guide service to thousands of fellow anglers for free by joining the affiliate program. Click the link bellow for more details.
Dayton Lake Community Fishing Reports

No Reports are available for Dayton Lake at this time.

Dayton Lake Largemouth Bass Fishing

[ Largemouth Bass Info ]
Dayton Lake Largemouth Bass Rating:
Click on Fish to Rate This Lake
Dayton Lake Largemouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
At 56 degree water temperature largemouth bass fishing is in pre-spawn now. It's time to get fishing. Female bass are going to be moving up to the spawning beds. Male largemouth bass will be starting to build the spawning nests in protected coves. Bass prefer to spawn in weedy and woody cover deep in coves that will be protected from the wind and other elements. This is the best time to catch the lake record bass. The female bass will be feeding until they reach the beds and start the spawn. The smaller male bass will be attacking lures also. It is on like donkey kong!!! Hit the water NOW, we can?t believe you are reading this and not fishing right now. GET OUT!!
Dayton Lake Smallmouth Bass Fishing

[ Smallmouth Bass Info ]
Dayton Lake Smallmouth Bass Rating:
Click on Fish to Rate This Lake
Dayton Lake Smallmouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
With the water temperature at 56 degrees smallmouth bass fishing is ready to heat up for spring. The bass will be starting to move into their spawning area. Smallmouth bass will generally spawn on rock and gravel bottoms that are protected from the elements. It's time to get fishing and look for staging bass in deeper water.
Dayton Lake Crappie Fishing

[ Crappie Info ]
Dayton Lake Crappie Rating:
Click on Fish to Rate This Lake
Dayton Lake Crappie Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Crappie should be getting ready to spawn. Stay out in deeper water and look for schools. Schooling shad will be harder to find with this water temperature so when you find it, stay on it. Crappie schools will be breaking up quite a bit getting ready for the spawn. Also try fishing shallower with small crank baits and spinners on the warm banks with direct sunlight. This is a great time to be on the water.
Dayton Lake Walleye Fishing

[ Walleye Info ]
Dayton Lake Walleye Rating:
Click on Fish to Rate This Lake
Dayton Lake Walleye Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Walleye Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The walleye are coming off of the spawn now. Fish will be feeding very more aggressive making up for lost time eating during the spawn. Walleye will start moving back to their typical structure of choice and should be getting into the lake flats and deep structure. It?s time to hit the water. This may be the best water temperature to be on the water. There shouldn?t be too many fishermen on the water this early and there are many species that are hitting their prime water temperatures to be biting very well. Have fun today!
Dayton Lake Catfish Fishing

[ Catfish Info ]
Dayton Lake Catfish Rating:
Click on Fish to Rate This Lake
Dayton Lake Catfish Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Catfish Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
The catfish family comprises of blue catfish, flathead catfish and channel catfish. Since catfish are warm water fish, they arenít going to be very active in this water temperature. They will still be feeding, but catfish will only be found very deep and feeding very slowly. Your best bet is give some of the more active fish species in your lake a shot until the cats are active again.
Dayton Lake Spotted Bass Fishing

[ Spotted Bass Info ]
Dayton Lake Spotted Bass Rating:
Click on Fish to Rate This Lake
Dayton Lake Spotted Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Spotted Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Dayton Lake White Bass Fishing

[ White Bass Info ]
Dayton Lake White Bass Rating:
Click on Fish to Rate This Lake
Dayton Lake White Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
White Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Dayton Lake Striped Bass Fishing

[ Striped Bass Info ]
Dayton Lake Striped Bass Rating:
Click on Fish to Rate This Lake
Dayton Lake Striped Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Striped Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Dayton Lake Trout Fishing

[ Trout Info ]
Dayton Lake Trout Rating:
Click on Fish to Rate This Lake
Dayton Lake Trout Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Trout Tips for Current Conditions (automated):

Dayton Lake Solar and Lunar Conditions
Current Lunar Fishing Tip:
The affects of the moon on freshwater fish and game are at a minimum right now. There will be another full moon coming up here in a few days. The fisherman should never use this as an excuse to not get on the water. The affects of the moon can only enhance the outcome of a day's fishing not decrease potential catch for today. On days without the new or full moon, all other factors including weather, barometric pressure, wind and cloud cover will make up today's equation for success.
06:19 EST

Moon Phase:

% Illuminated
Days to Full

21:05 EST

Dayton Lake Links
State Department of Wildlife and Parks  

State Fishing Licensee  

State Fishing Records