Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Switch) fish guide and complete list

1 Bitterling River Tiniest 900 Throughout the day November-March (Northern) / May-September (Southern) 2 Pale Chub River Tiniest 160 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Year-round (Northern and Southern) 3 Crucian Carp River Little 160 Throughout the day Year-round (Northern and Southern) 4 Dace River Medium 240 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. Year-round (Northern and Southern) 5 Carp Pond Big 300 Throughout the day Year-round (Northern and Southern) 6 Koi Pond Big 4,000 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. Year-round (Northern and Southern) 7 Goldfish Pond Tiniest 1,300 Throughout the day Year-round (Northern and Southern) 8 Pop-eyed Goldfish Pond Tiniest 1,300 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Year-round (Northern and Southern) 9 Ranchu Goldfish Pond Little 4,500 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Year-round (Northern and Southern) 10 Killifish Pond Tiniest 300 Throughout the day April-August (Northern) / October-February (Southern) 11 Crawfish Pond Little 200 Throughout the day April-September (Northern) / October-March (Southern) 12 Soft-shelled Turtle River Big 3,750 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. August-September (Northern) / February-March (Southern) 13 Snapping Turtle River X Big 5,000 9 p.m. – 4 a.m. April-October (Northern) / October-April (Southern) 14 Tadpole Pond Tiniest 100 Throughout the day March-July (Northern) / September-January (Southern) 15 Frog Pond Little 120 Throughout the day May-August (Northern) / November-Feburary (Southern) 16 Freshwater Goby River Little 400 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. Year-round (Northern and Southern) 17 Loach River Little 400 Throughout the day March-May (Northern) / September-November (Southern) 18 Catfish Pond Big 800 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. May-October (Northern) / November-April (Southern) 19 Giant Snakehead Pond X Big 5,500 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. June-August (Northern) / December-February (Southern) 20 Bluegill River Little 180 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Year-round (Northern and Southern) 21 Yellow Perch River Medium 300 Throughout the day October-March (Northern) / April-September (Southern) 22 Black Bass River Big 400 Throughout the day Year-round (Northern and Southern) 23 Tilapia River Medium 800 Throughout the day June-October (Northern) / December-April (Southern) 24 Pike River X Big 1,800 Throughout the day September-December (Northern) / March-June (Southern) 25 Pond Smelt River Little 500 Throughout the day December-February (Northern) / June-August (Southern) 26 Sweetfish River Medium 900 Throughout the day July-September (Northern) / January-March (Southern) 27 Cherry Salmon River (Clifftop) Medium 1,000 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. March-June, September-November (Northern) / March-May, September-December (Southern) 28 Char River (Clifftop) Medium 3,800 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. March-June, September-November (Northern) / March-May, September-December (Southern) 29 Golden Trout River (Clifftop) Medium 15,000 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. March-May, September-November (Northern) / March-May, September-November (Southern) 30 Stringfish River (Clifftop) X Big 15,000 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. December-March (Northern) / June-September (Southern) 31 Salmon River (mouth) Big 700 Throughout the day September (Northern) / March (Southern) 32 King Salmon River (mouth) Biggest 1,800 Throughout the day September (Northern) / March (Southern) 33 Mitten Crab River Little 2,000 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. September-November (Northern) / March-May (Southern) 34 Guppy River Tiniest 1,300 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. April-November (Northern) / October-May (Southern) 35 Nibble Fish River Tiniest 1,500 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. May-September (Northern) / November-March (Southern) 36 Angelfish River Little 3,000 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. May-October (Northern) / November-April (Southern) 37 Betta River Little 2,500 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. May-October (Northern) / November-April (Southern) 38 Neon Tetra River Tiniest 500 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. April-November (Northern) / October-May (Southern) 39 Rainbowfish River Tiniest 800 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. May-October (Northern) / November-April (Southern) 40 Piranha River Little 2,500 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., 9 p.m. – 4 a.m. June-September (Northern) / December-March (Southern) 41 Arowana River Big 10,000 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. June-September (Northern) / December-March (Southern) 42 Dorado River X Big 15,000 4 a.m. – 9 p.m. June-September (Northern) / December-March (Southern) 43 Gar Pond Biggest 6,000 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. June-September (Northern) / December-March (Southern) 44 Arapaima River Biggest 10,000 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. June-September (Northern) / December-March (Southern) 45 Saddled Bichir River Big 4,000 9 p.m. – 4 a.m. June-September (Northern) / December-March (Southern) 46 Sturgeon River (mouth) Biggest 10,000 Throughout the day September-March (Northern) / March-September (Southern) 47 Sea Butterfly Sea Tiniest 1,000 Throughout the day December-March (Northern) / June-September (Southern) 48 Sea Horse Sea Tiniest 1,100 Throughout the day April-November (Northern) / October-May (Southern) 49 Clown Fish Sea Tiniest 650 Throughout the day April-September (Northern) / October-March (Southern) 50 Surgeonfish Sea Little 1,000 Throughout the day April-September (Northern) / October-March (Southern) 51 Butterfly Fish Sea Little 1,000 Throughout the day April-September (Northern) / October-March (Southern) 52 Napoleonfish Sea Biggest 10,000 4 a.m. – 9 p.m. July-August (Northern) / January-February (Southern) 53 Zebra Turkeyfish Sea Medium 500 Throughout the day April-November (Northern) / October-May (Southern) 54 Blowfish Sea Medium 5,000 9 p.m. – 4 a.m. November-February (Northern) / May-August (Southern) 55 Puffer Fish Sea Medium 250 Throughout the day July-September (Northern) / January-March (Southern) 56 Anchovy Sea Little 200 4 a.m. – 9 p.m. Year-round (Northern and Southern) 57 Horse Mackerel Sea Little 150 Throughout the day Year-round (Northern and Southern) 58 Disallowed Knifejaw Sea Medium 5,000 Throughout the day March-November (Northern) / September-May (Southern) 59 Sea Bass Sea X Big 400 Throughout the day Year-round (Northern and Southern) 60 Red Snapper Sea Big 3,000 Throughout the day Year-round (Northern and Southern) 61 Dab Sea Medium 300 Throughout the day October-April (Northern) / April-October (Southern) 62 Olive Flounder Sea Big 800 Throughout the day Year-round (Northern and Southern) 63 Squid Sea Medium 500 Throughout the day December-August (Northern) / June-February (Southern) 64 Moray Eel Sea Narrow 2,000 Throughout the day August-October (Northern) / February-April (Southern) 65 Ribbon Eel Sea Narrow 600 Throughout the day June-October (Northern) / December-April (Southern) 66 Tuna Pier Biggest 7,000 Throughout the day November-April (Northern) / May-October (Southern) 67 Blue Marlin Pier Biggest 10,000 Throughout the day July-September, November-April (Northern) / January-March, May-November (Southern) 68 Huge Trevally Pier X Big 4,500 Throughout the day May-October (Northern) / November-April (Southern) 69 Mahi-mahi Pier X Big 6,000 Throughout the day May-October (Northern) / November-April (Southern) 70 Ocean Sunfish Sea Biggest (Fin) 4,000 4 a.m. – 9 p.m. July-September (Northern) / January-March (Southern) 71 Ray Sea X Big 3,000 4 a.m. – 9 p.m. August-November (Northern) / February-May (Southern) 72 Saw Shark Sea Biggest (Fin) 12,000 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. June-September (Northern) / December-March (Southern) 73 Hammerhead Shark Sea Biggest (Fin) 8,000 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. June-September (Northern) / December-March (Southern) 74 Great White Shark Sea Biggest (Fin) 15,000 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. June-September (Northern) / December-March (Southern) 75 Whale Shark Sea Biggest (Fin) 13,000 Throughout the day June-September (Northern) / December-March (Southern) 76 Suckerfish Sea Big (Fin) 1,500 Throughout the day June-September (Northern) / December-March (Southern) 77 Football Fish Sea Big 2,500 4 p.m. – 9 a.m. November-March (Northern) / May-September (Southern) 78 Oarfish Sea Biggest 9,000 Throughout the day December-May (Northern) / June-November (Southern) 79 Barreleye Sea Little 15,000 9 p.m. – 4 a.m. Year-round (Northern and Southern) 80 Coelacanth Sea (rainy days) Biggest 15,000 Throughout the day Year-round (Northern and Southern)

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.