Platte Lake Fishing Map

Platte Lake fishing map is available as part of iBoating : USA Marine & Fishing App(now supported on multiple platforms including Android, iPhone/iPad, MacBook, and Windows(tablet and phone)/PC based chartplotter.).  

 With our Lake Maps App,  you get all the great marine chart app features like fishing spots, along with Platte Lake depth map. The fishing maps app include HD lake depth contours, along with advanced features found in Fish Finder / Gps Chart Plotter systems, turning your device into a Depth Finder. The Platte Lake Navigation App provides advanced features of a Marine Chartplotter including adjusting water level offset and custom depth shading. Fishing spots and depth contours layers are available in most Lake maps. Lake navigation features include advanced instrumentation to gather wind speed direction, water temperature, water depth, and accurate GPS with AIS receivers(using NMEA over TCP/UDP). Autopilot support can be enabled during ‘Goto WayPoint’ and ‘Route Assistance’.
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Fishing Info for Platte Lake

Platte Lake (sometimes referred to as Big Platte Lake) is one of the many lakes located in the northwestern part of Michigan's lower peninsula. There are two lakes in Benzie County, Michigan based on the name Platte, the other being Little Platte. Platte Lake covers 2,516 acres (1,018 ha) and is 3.3 miles (5.3 km) long and 1.6 miles (2.6 km) wide. The average depth of Platte Lake is 24 feet (7.3 m) deep. The deepest point of the lake is measured at 95 feet (29 m) deep. The Platte River flows through the lake at a speed of 120 cubic feet per second (3.4 m3/s). This means the residence time for the water in Platte Lake is 6 months. Also meaning that every hour 3,300,000 US gallons (12,000,000 l) of water are passing through Platte Lake. The Platte River flows through Platte Lake and continues downstream through Loon Lake until it finally reaches Lake Michigan.

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Popular fish species in this lake include American brook lamprey, Chestnut lamprey, Northern brook lamprey, Sea lamprey and Silver lamprey.

Platte Lake Fishing Map Stats

TitlePlatte Lake
Includes Data from Fish AtlasYes
Nearby CitiesBeulah, Honor, Benzonia, Empire, Pilgrim, Frankfort, Elberta, Thompsonville, Lake Ann, Glen Arbor
Area *2534.33 acres
Shoreline *9.46 miles
Min Longitude-86.12
Min Latitude44.67
Max Longitude-86.06
Max Latitude44.71
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* some Stats may include nearby/connecting waterbodies

Marine Wind Meteogram for Lake/Chart

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Date/TimeSpeed *Dir *
02/24 Sat 06:00PM3.3471.72
02/24 Sat 09:00PM5.143.01
02/25 Sun 12:00AM6.3626.51
02/25 Sun 03:00AM8.0632.51
02/25 Sun 06:00AM8.3633.34
02/25 Sun 09:00AM7.7124.4
02/25 Sun 12:00PM7.6723.76
02/25 Sun 03:00PM7.331.85
02/25 Sun 06:00PM6.9942.78
02/25 Sun 09:00PM4.7852.18
02/26 Mon 12:00AM2.5931.16
02/26 Mon 03:00AM4.85204.4
02/26 Mon 06:00AM1.77214.92
02/26 Mon 09:00AM1.61202.38
02/26 Mon 12:00PM1.96270.86
02/26 Mon 03:00PM4.12313.56
02/26 Mon 06:00PM5.35335.8
02/26 Mon 09:00PM6.76342.12
02/27 Tue 12:00AM6.01351.69
02/27 Tue 03:00AM5.9356.76
02/27 Tue 06:00AM6.43.26
02/27 Tue 09:00AM5.3613.06
02/27 Tue 12:00PM4.2421.17
02/27 Tue 03:00PM5.0619.63
02/27 Tue 06:00PM5.9716.61
02/27 Tue 09:00PM6.3213.98
02/28 Wed 12:00AM5.88354.18
02/28 Wed 03:00AM4.92342.06
02/28 Wed 06:00AM0.65254.66
02/28 Wed 09:00AM8.53165.81
02/28 Wed 12:00PM8.18143.5
02/28 Wed 03:00PM8.87151
* : UTC Timezone, Speed in meters per sec, and True Direction