Fishing Times for Lake Mendota near Mendota, Illinois

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Fishing Times for Lake Mendota near Mendota, IL

Best Fishing Times: 11:47PM to 1:47AM, and 10:48AM to 12:48PM

Alternate Fishing Times: 5:30AM to 7:30AM

Fishing Lake Mendota, IL on 1/21/2021 will be best from 11:47PM through 1:47AM, and from 10:48AM to 12:48PM. If those times won’t work for you, 5:30AM to 7:30AM looks promising. Remember to adjust these times based on barometric pressure, and weather changes.

Weather for Lake Mendota

Current Temp: 30
Max Temp: 32
Min Temp: 30
Outside: clear sky
Wind: Gentle Breeze
Wind Speed: 11.5
Wind Direction: West-southwest
Humidity: 69
Pressure: 1009
Sunrise: 8:17 AM
Sunset: 5:58 PM

Fishing Hot Spots near Lake Mendota

  "i caught a 8 pound catfish with catfish bait..." Rob Roy Creek

  "Fished across from the powerhouse and caught carp, drum and catfish. Caught a nice 10.5lb channel..." Dayton Dam

  "Bluegill are fair but small this week on wax worms around weeds. Catfish are fair-good during past..." Shabbona Lake

About Best Fishing Times for Lake Mendota near Mendota

For you next fishing outing to Lake Mendota refer to our Fishing Times chart to determine when the fish are expected to be most active based on solunar tables and our detailed fishing calendar. We developed and refined a complex algorithm that tells you when the fish are expected to most active in relation to the moon phase, sunrise, sunset, and more. We'll tell you what times are ideal, as well as the next best times to fish Lake Mendota. We do the complex work so you can make the most of your time fishing. If you're looking to fish in the general area be sure to check out Hot Spots tab to see where the fish are biting.