Salmon and Sea Trout Weights and Lengths

 

The following table gives approximate weights for Salmon and Sea Trout with lengths in inches weight in lbs.   Weights are reckoned to be within + or - 5% of the actual figure. John Roberts used NASCO data and 2.5 cm to 1 inch for the sake of simplicity and ease of calculation.  Tight lines.

 

Length/ins

16

17

18

19

20

21

22

23

24

25

26

27

28

29

30

31

32

33

34

35

36

37

38

39

40

Sea Trout

Salmon / (lbs)

1.4

1.7

2.0

2.4

2.8

3.3

3.8

4.4

5.3

6.0

6.7

7.5

8.3

9.2

10.2

11.3

12.4

13.5

14.8

16.1

17.5

19.0

20.5

22.3

24.0