North Carolina Fishing Seasons

North Carolina features some of the most scenic waterways in the whole US, including hot spots for both fresh and saltwater anglers alike. No matter what time of year, you’ll find beautiful fish in North Carolina, including Striped Bass in January at Cape Hatteras, all the way to Speckled Trout at Topsail Beach in December.

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
    • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
    • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) is Not Good in January
    • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) is Not Good in February
    • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) is Not Good in March
    • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) is Good in April
    • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) is Great in May
    • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) is Great in June
    • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) is Great in July
    • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) is Great in August
    • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) is Good in September
    • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) is Good in October
    • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) is Good in November
    • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) is Not Good in Decemeber
    • Wahoo
    • Wahoo is Not Good in January
    • Wahoo is Not Good in February
    • Wahoo is Good in March
    • Wahoo is Good in April
    • Wahoo is Good in May
    • Wahoo is Great in June
    • Wahoo is Great in July
    • Wahoo is Great in August
    • Wahoo is Great in September
    • Wahoo is Great in October
    • Wahoo is Good in November
    • Wahoo is Not Good in Decemeber
    • Yellowfin Tuna
    • Yellowfin Tuna is Not Good in January
    • Yellowfin Tuna is Good in February
    • Yellowfin Tuna is Good in March
    • Yellowfin Tuna is Great in April
    • Yellowfin Tuna is Great in May
    • Yellowfin Tuna is Great in June
    • Yellowfin Tuna is Good in July
    • Yellowfin Tuna is Good in August
    • Yellowfin Tuna is Great in September
    • Yellowfin Tuna is Great in October
    • Yellowfin Tuna is Not Good in November
    • Yellowfin Tuna is Not Good in Decemeber
    • Blackfin Tuna
    • Blackfin Tuna is Not Good in January
    • Blackfin Tuna is Not Good in February
    • Blackfin Tuna is Good in March
    • Blackfin Tuna is Good in April
    • Blackfin Tuna is Good in May
    • Blackfin Tuna is Good in June
    • Blackfin Tuna is Good in July
    • Blackfin Tuna is Good in August
    • Blackfin Tuna is Great in September
    • Blackfin Tuna is Great in October
    • Blackfin Tuna is Great in November
    • Blackfin Tuna is Not Good in Decemeber
    • Bluefin Tuna
    • Bluefin Tuna is Great in January
    • Bluefin Tuna is Great in February
    • Bluefin Tuna is Good in March
    • Bluefin Tuna is Not Good in April
    • Bluefin Tuna is Not Good in May
    • Bluefin Tuna is Not Good in June
    • Bluefin Tuna is Not Good in July
    • Bluefin Tuna is Not Good in August
    • Bluefin Tuna is Not Good in September
    • Bluefin Tuna is Not Good in October
    • Bluefin Tuna is Good in November
    • Bluefin Tuna is Great in Decemeber
    • Blue Marlin
    • Blue Marlin is Not Good in January
    • Blue Marlin is Good in February
    • Blue Marlin is Good in March
    • Blue Marlin is Great in April
    • Blue Marlin is Great in May
    • Blue Marlin is Great in June
    • Blue Marlin is Great in July
    • Blue Marlin is Great in August
    • Blue Marlin is Great in September
    • Blue Marlin is Good in October
    • Blue Marlin is Not Good in November
    • Blue Marlin is Not Good in Decemeber
    • White Marlin
    • White Marlin is Not Good in January
    • White Marlin is Not Good in February
    • White Marlin is Not Good in March
    • White Marlin is Good in April
    • White Marlin is Good in May
    • White Marlin is Great in June
    • White Marlin is Great in July
    • White Marlin is Great in August
    • White Marlin is Great in September
    • White Marlin is Good in October
    • White Marlin is Not Good in November
    • White Marlin is Not Good in Decemeber
    • Sailfish
    • Sailfish is Not Good in January
    • Sailfish is Not Good in February
    • Sailfish is Not Good in March
    • Sailfish is Good in April
    • Sailfish is Good in May
    • Sailfish is Good in June
    • Sailfish is Great in July
    • Sailfish is Great in August
    • Sailfish is Great in September
    • Sailfish is Great in October
    • Sailfish is Not Good in November
    • Sailfish is Not Good in Decemeber
    • King Mackerel
    • King Mackerel is Not Good in January
    • King Mackerel is Not Good in February
    • King Mackerel is Not Good in March
    • King Mackerel is Not Good in April
    • King Mackerel is Not Good in May
    • King Mackerel is Good in June
    • King Mackerel is Good in July
    • King Mackerel is Good in August
    • King Mackerel is Great in September
    • King Mackerel is Great in October
    • King Mackerel is Great in November
    • King Mackerel is Great in Decemeber
    • Spanish Mackerel
    • Spanish Mackerel is Not Good in January
    • Spanish Mackerel is Not Good in February
    • Spanish Mackerel is Not Good in March
    • Spanish Mackerel is Good in April
    • Spanish Mackerel is Great in May
    • Spanish Mackerel is Great in June
    • Spanish Mackerel is Great in July
    • Spanish Mackerel is Great in August
    • Spanish Mackerel is Great in September
    • Spanish Mackerel is Great in October
    • Spanish Mackerel is Good in November
    • Spanish Mackerel is Not Good in Decemeber


Fishing seasons in other states