Animal Crossing New Horizons: What Fish Leave in March

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Animal Crossing New Horizons uses the real times and seasons of players consoles to dictate certain things. One thing it dictates is the spawns of fish. This means you may be only able to catch certain fish during certain times of the year. If you are doing a completionist playthrough you will want to catch them when they are available. To help you keep track of when certain fish leave check out our what fish leave in March guide below.

What Fish are Leaving in March Animal Crossing New Horizons

There are a number of fish leaving in March for both Northern and Southern Hemisphere players. These fish will appear again once time has passed and their spawn period is active. The tweet above from ACPocketNews features a handy infographic of the fish leaving in March for both the Norther and Southern Hemipshere. This infographic features information such as sell price, location to find, and time of day to catch. If you don’t wish to view the infographic here’s it in text form:

Northern Hemisphere Fish Leaving in March

  • Bitterling.
  • Yellow perch.
  • Stringfish.
  • Sturgeon.
  • Sea Butterfly.
  • Football Fish.

Southern Hemisphere Fish Leaving in March

  • Crawfish.
  • Niggle Fish.
  • Piranha.
  • Sweetfish.
  • Saddled Bichir.
  • Arowana.
  • Soft-shelled Turtle.
  • Salmon.
  • King Salmon.
  • Clownfish.
  • Butterfly fish.
  • Surgeonfish.
  • Puffer fish.
  • Ocean Sunfish.
  • Suckerfish.
  • Saw Shark.
  • Great White Shark.
  • Hammerhead Shark.
  • Whale Shark.

These are all the fish leaving Animal Crossing New Horizons at the end of the month. With that said the are not leaving for the rest of time, but will return at latter dates as the in-game calendar rolls along. If you are wanting to try and complete all of Animal Crossing New Horizons this year your will need to get a move on to catch the fish mentioned above.

Like the fish there are also bugs leaving at the end of March.

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