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Playa del Carmen Fishing



Top Playa del Carmen Fishing Spots

  1. Palancar Horseshoe
    1/14/2018 1:51:35 AM -


  2. Palancar Caves
    1/14/2018 1:51:35 AM -


  3. Palancar Bricks
    1/14/2018 1:51:35 AM -


  4. Palancar Gardens
    1/14/2018 1:51:35 AM -


  5. Paradise Reef
    1/14/2018 1:51:33 AM -


  6. San Juan
    1/14/2018 1:51:33 AM -


  7. Barracuda
    1/14/2018 1:51:33 AM -


  8. Las Palmas
    1/14/2018 1:51:33 AM -


  9. Paso del Cedral
    1/14/2018 1:51:34 AM -


  10. Chankanaab
    4/14/2011 12:06:22 AM - Chankanaab 20.451543058 -86.991977692



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Playa del Carmen Fishing Forecast

Target Species of Fish

Based on historical data for fishing Playa del Carmen, you should target one of the following species for this time of year:
  1. Great Barracuda

  2. Great Barracuda

    There is a 19.05% catch rate for Great Barracuda, based on 16 Great Barracuda counted.

    Playa del Carmen Great Barracuda Counts Chart
    Great

    ENLARGE PLAYA DEL CARMEN GREAT BARRACUDA COUNTS CHART


  3. Bluestriped Grunt

  4. Bluestriped Grunt

    There is a 11.9% catch rate for Bluestriped Grunt, based on 10 Bluestriped Grunt counted.

    Playa del Carmen Bluestriped Grunt Counts Chart
    Bluestriped

    ENLARGE PLAYA DEL CARMEN BLUESTRIPED GRUNT COUNTS CHART


  5. Bull Shark

  6. Bull Shark

    There is a 10.71% catch rate for Bull Shark, based on 9 Bull Shark counted.

    Playa del Carmen Bull Shark Counts Chart
    Bull

    ENLARGE PLAYA DEL CARMEN BULL SHARK COUNTS CHART


  7. French Grunt

  8. French Grunt

    There is a 5.95% catch rate for French Grunt, based on 5 French Grunt counted.

    Playa del Carmen French Grunt Counts Chart
    French

    ENLARGE PLAYA DEL CARMEN FRENCH GRUNT COUNTS CHART


  9. Lionfish

  10. Lionfish

    There is a 5.95% catch rate for Lionfish, based on 5 Lionfish counted.

    Playa del Carmen Lionfish Counts Chart
    Lionfish

    ENLARGE PLAYA DEL CARMEN LIONFISH COUNTS CHART


  11. Bar Jack

  12. Bar Jack

    There is a 4.76% catch rate for Bar Jack, based on 4 Bar Jack counted.

    Playa del Carmen Bar Jack Counts Chart
    Bar

    ENLARGE PLAYA DEL CARMEN BAR JACK COUNTS CHART


  13. Tomtate

  14. Tomtate

    There is a 4.76% catch rate for Tomtate, based on 4 Tomtate counted.

    Playa del Carmen Tomtate Counts Chart
    Tomtate

    ENLARGE PLAYA DEL CARMEN TOMTATE COUNTS CHART


  15. Black Grouper

  16. Black Grouper

    There is a 3.57% catch rate for Black Grouper, based on 3 Black Grouper counted.

    Playa del Carmen Black Grouper Counts Chart
    Black

    ENLARGE PLAYA DEL CARMEN BLACK GROUPER COUNTS CHART


  17. Goliath Grouper

  18. Goliath Grouper

    There is a 3.57% catch rate for Goliath Grouper, based on 3 Goliath Grouper counted.

    Playa del Carmen Goliath Grouper Counts Chart
    Goliath

    ENLARGE PLAYA DEL CARMEN GOLIATH GROUPER COUNTS CHART


  19. Yellowtail Snapper

  20. Yellowtail Snapper

    There is a 3.57% catch rate for Yellowtail Snapper, based on 3 Yellowtail Snapper counted.

    Playa del Carmen Yellowtail Snapper Counts Chart
    Yellowtail

    ENLARGE PLAYA DEL CARMEN YELLOWTAIL SNAPPER COUNTS CHART


Recommendations above based on 28 species of fish and 84 fish counted for February around Playa del Carmen.

To date, there are 78 species of fish and a total of 1790 fish counted for Playa del Carmen and within a 30 mile (48 km) radius since 8/31/1959 (64 years).

Last Update: 2/8/2023 4:52:27 AM

*** PLEASE NOTE ***
Please check local, state/province, and federal laws before fishing for any species found on this site. All data is based on historical data found for this area, and in some cases as far back as the year 1600.

View full Playa del Carmen Fishing Forecast to see all species and best lures and colors to use.

Latest Playa del Carmen Fishing Reports

  • Wenchman Snapper
    11/4/2022 12:15:00 PM - Did a few deep drops and caught a new species of snapper for me. The locals called it Watchilugo(sp)? It is a Wenchman Snapper and was caught in 700 feet of water. 


  • Dorado
    11/4/2022 8:45:00 AM - Caught a bailer sized dorado.


  • Barracuda
    11/4/2022 7:25:00 AM - Caught 3 barracuda on the troll.


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Top Playa del Carmen Fishing Charters & Guides

  1. Spearfishing Today
    SpearfishingToday.com offers an adventure that is physically and mentally challenging. A fun and environmentally sound way of fishing. We don’t shoot for sport. SpearfishingToday makes the spearfishing experience possible for everyone. We offer small

  2. Wasabi Loco Sportfishing Adventures


  3. Fishing with Ivan
    Captain Ivan is your #1 choice in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, for customized fishing charters. Away from the crowds, owner Captain Ivan offers outstanding service and excellent fishing. State of the art equipment and a spacious boat with toilet offer a

  4. Jarhead Charters
    Owned & Operated by U.S.M.C. Viet Nam Veteran. We run a tight ship! Excellent boatas and topnotch crews! We got your six!

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