Fishing times for:

Saint Francis 🇺🇸

Timezone: America/Chicago
Local Time: Mon, 25 Sep 08:43
Coordinates: 42.968 ,-87.878
Sun and Moon
The sun will be at it's highest point at 12:43 pm. Today we have 12:2 hours of daylight. For shallow water fishing the twilight periods are often the most productive fishing times, especially on days when a major or minor time will coincide with twilight. In low light conditions predators have better cover for their ambush and often hunt in shallow water.
  • Nautical Twilight begins:
    05:41 am
    06:42 am
  • Sunset:
    06:44 pm
    Nautical Twilight ends:
    07:45 pm
  • Moonrise:
    05:12 pm
  • Moonset:
    01:28 am
  • Moon over:
    09:36 pm
  • Moon under:
    09:20 am
  • Visibility:
  • Waxing Gibbous Waxing Gibbous
Next Full Moon in 3 days on 29th September
  • Distance to earth:
    364,162 km
    97.5 %
We can compare the current moon distance to it's minimum and maximum distance from earth and express that as proximity. A high proximity means the moon is closer to earth. At 50% it would be at it's mean distance. A high proximity causes big tides, currents and has a direct effect on increased bite times. A proximity greater than 90% indicates a super moon.
Moon Phases for Saint Francis
First Quarter: Fri, 22 Sep - 02:32 pm
Full Moon: Fri, 29 Sep - 04:58 am
Last Quarter: Fri, 6 Oct - 08:49 am
New Moon: Sat, 14 Oct - 12:55 pm
Full Moon: Sat, 28 Oct - 03:24 pm
Solunar Clock
Display Settings:
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Best fishing times:
  • minor Time:
    12:28 am - 02:28 am
  • major Time:
    08:20 am - 10:20 am
  • minor Time:
    04:12 pm - 06:12 pm
  • major Time:
    08:36 pm - 10:36 pm

All times are displayed in the America/Chicago timezone and are automatically adjusted to daylight savings. The current timezone offset is -5 hours. Green and yellow areas indicate the best fishing times (major and minor). The center shows the current moon phase which is a Waxing Gibbous at 81% lumination. According to the Solunar Theory, today is a poor day for fishing, but you need to cross check this with the current weather forecast for a final decision. Currently we have a major fishing time. The next best fishing time ( ) starts in 7 hours and 28 minutes. The gray time indicator displays the current local time.
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Current Fishing Weather
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7 Day Fishing Weather
The weather plays an important role in fishing. Wind strenght and direction often determine where you can fish and where fish might be holding. Although high pressure is usually good for fishing, steep pressure changes often trigger feeding frenzies and are great times for fishing. Of course temperature has also a strong effect on fishing and comfort on the water. So make sure to cross check the weather forecast with the solunar fishing times to determine the best times to go fishing. The graph below shows you the 3 hourly weather progression over the next 7 days. Scroll the graph left or right to see more.
Selected Weather Station: Saint Francis, United States of America
Rain Precipitation
UV Index
Retrieving Weather...
Date Major Bite Times Minor Bite Times Sun Moon Moonphase
Mon, 25 Sep
08:20 am - 10:20 am
08:36 pm - 10:36 pm
12:28 am - 02:28 am
04:12 pm - 06:12 pm
R: 06:42 am
S: 06:44 pm
R: 05:12 pm
S: 01:28 am
moon image
Waxing Gibbous
Tue, 26 Sep
09:16 am - 11:16 am
09:29 pm - 11:29 pm
01:49 am - 03:49 am
04:43 pm - 06:43 pm
R: 06:43 am
S: 06:42 pm
R: 05:43 pm
S: 02:49 am
moon image
Waxing Gibbous
Wed, 27 Sep
10:10 am - 12:10 pm
10:22 pm - 12:22 am
03:12 am - 05:12 am
05:09 pm - 07:09 pm
R: 06:44 am
S: 06:41 pm
R: 06:09 pm
S: 04:12 am
moon image
Waxing Gibbous
Thu, 28 Sep
11:02 am - 01:02 pm
10:50 pm - 12:50 am
04:33 am - 06:33 am
05:32 pm - 07:32 pm
R: 06:45 am
S: 06:39 pm
R: 06:32 pm
S: 05:33 am
moon image
Full Moon
Fri, 29 Sep
11:54 am - 01:54 pm
11:42 pm - 01:42 am
05:53 am - 07:53 am
05:55 pm - 07:55 pm
R: 06:47 am
S: 06:37 pm
R: 06:55 pm
S: 06:53 am
moon image
Full Moon
Sat, 30 Sep
12:32 am - 02:32 am
12:45 pm - 02:45 pm
07:11 am - 09:11 am
06:19 pm - 08:19 pm
R: 06:48 am
S: 06:35 pm
R: 07:19 pm
S: 08:11 am
moon image
Full Moon
Sun, 01 Oct
01:22 am - 03:22 am
01:37 pm - 03:37 pm
08:30 am - 10:30 am
06:45 pm - 08:45 pm
R: 06:49 am
S: 06:34 pm
R: 07:45 pm
S: 09:30 am
moon image
Waning Gibbous
*bold times indicate best fishing times around sunrise or sunset
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Saint Francis is a populated place in US with an estimated population of 9365 and an average elevation of 211 meters above sea level, located in the America/Chicago timezone.

Best Fishing Spots in the greater Saint Francis area

Beaches and Bays are ideal places for land-based fishing. If the beach is shallow and the water is clear then twilight times are usually the best times, especially when they coincide with a major or minor fishing time. Often the points on either side of a beach are the best spots. Or if the beach is large then look for irregularities in the breaking waves, indicating sandbanks and holes. We found 2 beaches and bays in this area.

Milwaukee Bay - 6km , Whitefish Bay - 18km

Harbours and Marinas can often times be productive fishing spots for land based fishing as their sheltered environment attracts a wide variety of bait fish. Similar to river mouths, harbour entrances are also great places to fish as lots of fish will move in and out with the rising and falling tides. There are 2 main harbours in this area.

McKinley Marina - 9km, McKinley Marina South - 9km

We found a total of 22 potential fishing spots nearby Saint Francis. Below you can find them organized on a map. Points, Headlands, Reefs, Islands, Channels, etc can all be productive fishing spots. As these are user submitted spots, there might be some errors in the exact location. You also need to cross check local fishing regulations. Some of the spots might be in or around marine reserves or other locations that cannot be fished. If you click on a location marker it will bring up some details and a quick link to google search, satellite maps and fishing times. Tip: Click/Tap on a new area to load more fishing spots.

Texas Rock - 3km , Jones Island - 5km , Milwaukee Bay - 6km , Daniel Hoan Memorial Bridge - 7km , Burnham Canal - 8km , Holtons Canal - 8km , Lincoln Memorial Bridge - 8km , Mud Lake - 8km , South Menomonee Canal - 8km , McKinley Marina - 9km , McKinley Marina South - 9km , Scout Lake - 9km , Milwaukee Dam - 10km , Koepmier Lake - 11km , North Point - 11km , Whitnall Park Pond - 14km , Estabrook Park 2WP142 Dam - 15km , Upper Kelly Lake - 16km , Lower Kelly Lake - 16km , Whitefish Bay - 18km , Root River Canal - 19km , Brantwood Lake - 19km

Harbours and Marinas Beaches Bays Wharfs Points,Reefs,etc
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