Welcome to FishingNotes.com Keuka 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. Keuka 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!
State:
New York
Latitude:
42.528159
Maximum Depth (ft):
County:
Steuben
Longitude:
-77.140368
Normal Elevation (ft):
0
Inpoundment Type:
Water Clarity:
6-10 ft
Boat Access:
Surface Area (acres):
0
Water Temp Factors:
Boat Limits:
Lake Management:
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Guest
2014-05-02
Species: General
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature: 43
2 Lake trout taken at 20 feet on michigan stinger spoon in 73 feet of water about 100 yards from shore at Keuka College.
Guest
2013-07-20
Species: Smallmouth Bass
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature: 76
Smallmouth fishing is on fire. Outfishing largemouth 10 to 1. Last 3 tournaments all top finishers caught smallies. Will take 19 lbs.to beat these guys.
Guest
2013-06-17
Species: Walleye
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
......Keuka lake does NOT have walleye
Guest
2012-10-02
Species: Largemouth Bass
Fishing Rating: 1
Water Temperature:
Fished for bigmouth bass 9/28 and 9/29,took over 20 up to 6 lbs. fishing the dropoff with 6 inch bullet worms,purple.Multiple cut-offs from the chain pickeral,most of them 18-22 inches.Caught 11 on consecutive casts with a big Mepps...
Keuka Lake Largemouth Bass Rating:
4
Keuka Lake Largemouth Bass Tips: [ Add Tip ]
Largemouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Try fishing some pre spawn locations for largemouth bass. With water temperature at 39 find some flats with soft bottom at locations on Keuka Lake that typically have vegetation during summer months. Try fishing spinner baits and work them slow up to the edge of the drop and bounce them down the face looking for staging largemouth bass. Jerkbaits and squarebill crankbaits can also deadly this time of year. Look for flats in the arms of the lake that have direct access to deep water and river channels.
Keuka Lake Smallmouth Bass Rating:
4
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Smallmouth Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Smallmouth bass fishing is going to be slow with the water temperature at 39 degrees. It's time to fish deep and slow. Try some deep primary points, drop offs, and old river channels with rocks. Jigs, plastics and deep jerk baits will be your best bet to boat a smallmouth.
Keuka Lake Crappie Rating:
2.5
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Crappie Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Crappie fishing is sometimes at its best with the water temperature down this low. Crappie will be in large schools and follow the large shad schools around in extremely deep water. Find the deepest parts of your lake in old river channels and scan your graph for schooling shad. When you find the school, drop your plastics or live bait down to the bottom of the shad and get ready. Many crappie fishermen will be catching awesome numbers and size of fish this time of year. If you are brave enough to get out on the water this time when the water temperature is this cold, it can really pay off. Be careful out there, remember to boat safely. Never take any chances at these temperatures.
Keuka Lake Walleye Rating:
2.5
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Walleye Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Walleye function very well in the colder water temperatures. Try fishing some open flats and definitely use live bait when the water temperature is this low. Plastics with scent added will also produce results, but nothing beats live bait for walleye.
Keuka Lake Catfish Rating:
2.5
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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.
Keuka Lake Spotted Bass Rating:
3
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Keuka Lake White Bass Rating:
2
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Keuka Lake Striped Bass Rating:
2.5
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Striped Bass Tips for Current Conditions (automated):
Keuka Lake Trout Rating:
3.5
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Trout Tips for Current Conditions (automated):

Current Lunar Fishing Tip:

The crescent moon will have better gravitational pull than a gibbous or half moon. However the affects of the moons gravitational will be decreased since the sun and moon aren't pulling in conjunction with one another. It's time to pay close attention to the other fishing factors in the weather to make the best decision for hitting the water.

Sunrise:

06:02 EST

Sunset:

20:08 EST

Moon Phase:


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