Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Mkokotoni. 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 Mkokotoni ...
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Today Tuesday, 21th of April of 2015, the sun will rise in Mkokotoni at 6:23 h and sunset will be at 18:20 h. The moon will rise in the east (73º) at 8:45 h and will set in the west (288º) at 20:56 h.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 5:40 h and the next high tide will be at 18:00 h. The only low tide of the day will be at 11:40 h.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Today we will have 11 hours and 57 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 12:22 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 12 hours and 11 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 88, a high value and therefore the range of tides and currents will also be high. At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 81 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 75. The tide heights today are 4.1 m, 0.5 m and 4.4 m. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Mkokotoni which is of 4.6 m and a minimum height of 0.2 m.
The solunar fishing calendar in Mkokotoni 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 Mkokotoni. The times are generated in local time in Tanzania. 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:
[ 0 low activity ] , [ average activity ] , [ high activity ] , [ very high activity ]
NOTE: The times reflected in the tide table for Mkokotoni 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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|5:40 h||high tide||( 4.1 m )|
|11:40 h||low tide||( 0.5 m )|
|18:00 h||high tide||( 4.4 m )|
|Activity of the day
from 2:23 h to 4:23 h and from 14:50 h to 16:50 h.
from 8:45 h to 9:45 h and from 20:56 h to 21:56 h.
Moon age: 3 days
Light: 7 %
|First Quarter Moon (5 days)
April 26, 2015 at 2:55 h
|Full Moon (13 days)
May 4, 2015 at 6:42 h
|Last Quarter Moon (20 days)
May 11, 2015 at 13:36 h
|New Moon (27 days)
May 18, 2015 at 7:13 h
|Lunar transit||14:50 h|
|Duration of the moon||12 h 11 m|
|Duration of the sun||11 h 57 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon