Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Ford Point. Find out the forecast for high tides and low tides before setting out to fish, and other fishing-related data such as the lunar phase, tidal coefficient, sun and moon rising and setting times, hours of maximum fish activity, weather conditions in Ford Point ...
We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned fishing expedition! Good luck!
Today Monday, 22th of December of 2014, the sun rose in Ford Point at 6:34 h and sunset will be at 18:26 h. The moon will rise in the southeast (109º) at 6:46 h and will set in the southwest (252º) at 19:02 h.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 5:10 h and the next high tide will be at 18:00 h. The first low tide will be at 11:35 h and the next low tide at 23:45 h.
The lunar phase is a New Moon. Today we have 11 hours and 52 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 12:30 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 12 hours and 16 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 97. With such a hight coefficient we will have big tides and the currents will also be very evident. At noon the tidal coefficient increases to 98 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 98. The tide heights today are 2.4 m, 0.3 m, 2.3 m and 0.6 m. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Ford Point which is of 2.5 m and a minimum height of 0.1 m.
The solunar fishing calendar in Ford Point tells us that today is an excellent day for fishing, the fish activity forecast is very high. Please, read more about solunar tables. The best times of day for fishing are:
Tide timetable for Ford Point. The times are generated in local time in Nigeria. You will also have the lunar phase, sunrise and sunset times, the tidal coefficient and the average fish activity forecast for each day according to the solunar tables:
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NOTE: The times reflected in the tide table for Ford Point are tide forecasts only valid as references for sport fishing. They shouldn't be used as a guide for navigation. The heights are expressed in meters referenced to Mean Lower Low Water (MLLW).
MLLW is the average of the lower low water height of each tidal day observed over the official time segment over which tide observations are taken and reduced to obtain mean value (Tidal Datum Epoch).
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|5:10 h||high tide||( 2.4 m )|
|11:35 h||low tide||( 0.3 m )|
|18:00 h||high tide||( 2.3 m )|
|23:45 h||low tide||( 0.6 m )|
|Activity of the day
from 0:24 h to 2:24 h and from 12:54 h to 14:54 h.
from 6:46 h to 7:46 h and from 19:02 h to 20:02 h.
Moon age: 0 days
Light: 0 %
|First Quarter Moon (7 days)
December 28, 2014 at 19:31 h
|Full Moon (14 days)
January 5, 2015 at 5:53 h
|Last Quarter Moon (22 days)
January 13, 2015 at 10:47 h
|New Moon (29 days)
January 20, 2015 at 14:14 h
|Lunar transit||12:54 h|
|Duration of the moon||12 h 16 m|
|Duration of the sun||11 h 52 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon