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 ...
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Today Friday, 25th of April of 2014, the sun will rise in Ford Point at 6:21 h and sunset will be at 18:37 h. The moon rose in the east (94º) at 3:06 h and will set in the west (269º) at 15:29 h.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 2:15 h and the next high tide will be at 14:50 h. The first low tide will be at 8:20 h and the next low tide at 21:10 h.
The lunar phase is a Waning Crescent. Today we will have 12 hours and 16 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 12:29 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 12 hours and 23 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 79, a high value and therefore the range of tides and currents will also be high. At noon the tidal coefficient increases to 84 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 88. The tide heights today are 2.0 m, 0.5 m, 2.2 m and 0.5 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 average day for fishing, the fish activity forecast is average. 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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|2:15 h||high tide||( 2.0 m )|
|8:20 h||low tide||( 0.5 m )|
|14:50 h||high tide||( 2.2 m )|
|21:10 h||low tide||( 0.5 m )|
|Activity of the day
from 9:17 h to 11:17 h and from 21:42 h to 23:42 h.
from 3:06 h to 4:06 h and from 15:29 h to 16:29 h.
Moon age: 25 days
Light: 21 %
|New Moon (4 days)
April 29, 2014 at 7:14 h
Annular Solar Eclipse
|First Quarter Moon (12 days)
May 7, 2014 at 4:15 h
|Full Moon (20 days)
May 14, 2014 at 20:16 h
|Last Quarter Moon (26 days)
May 21, 2014 at 13:59 h
|Lunar transit||9:17 h|
|Duration of the moon||12 h 23 m|
|Duration of the sun||12 h 16 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon