Maui fishing seasons

Hawaii is the only place in the world where marlin weighing over 1000# have been caught in every month of the year! The table below illustrates the top catch months for Maui game fish and bottom fish. Virtually all species can be caught any month of the year, though some months are obviously better than others.

When is the Best Time to Fish n Maui, Hawaii?

For an overview of the Maui fishing seasons follow the links below. Or check out the table further down the page which is a quick snapshot of the top months to fish for specific species.

 

Types of Fish Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Hawaiian Billfish
Pacific Blue Marlin good fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing
Striped Marlin good fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing
Shortbill Spearfish good fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing
Ahi (Tuna)
Yellowfin Tuna good fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing
Big Eye Tuna great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing
Skip Jack good fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing
Other Hawaii Game Fish
Mahi mahi (dorado) good fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing good fishing good fishing great fishing great fishing good fishing good fishing
Ono (wahoo) good fishing good fishing good fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing
Trevally
Giant Trevally good fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing
Bluefin Trevally good fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing good fishing good fishing
Maui Bottom Fish
Gray Snapper good fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing
Blue Line Snapper great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing
Amberjack great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing great fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing good fishing great fishing