Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Pulau Pinang. 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 Pulau Pinang ...
We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned fishing expedition! Good luck!
Today Sunday, 24th of August of 2014, the sun will rise in Pulau Pinang at 7:13 h and sunset will be at 19:29 h. The moon will rise in the east (77º) at 6:00 h and will set in the west (281º) at 18:30 h.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide will be at 5:45 h and the next low tide at 18:10 h. The only high tide of the day will be at 11:30 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 13:21 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 12 hours and 30 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 81 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 83. The tide heights today are 1.1 m, 2.3 m and 0.7 m. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Pulau Pinang which is of 2.8 m and a minimum height of 0.3 m.
The solunar fishing calendar in Pulau Pinang 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:
| from 6:00 h to 7:00 h, very high activity minor period (moonrise)
from 12:15 h to 14:15 h, very high activity Major period (moon up)
from 18:30 h to 19:30 h, very high activity minor period (moonset). This period of high activity coincides with sunset; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, resulting in an excellent time for fishing
Tide timetable for Pulau Pinang. The times are generated in local time in Malaysia. 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 Pulau Pinang 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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|5:45 h||low tide||( 1.1 m )|
|11:30 h||high tide||( 2.3 m )|
|18:10 h||low tide||( 0.7 m )|
|Activity of the day
from 12:15 h to 14:15 h
from 6:00 h to 7:00 h and from 18:30 h to 19:30 h.
Moon age: 28 days
Light: 2 %
|New Moon (2 days)
August 25, 2014 at 22:13 h
|First Quarter Moon (10 days)
September 2, 2014 at 19:11 h
|Full Moon (16 days)
September 9, 2014 at 9:38 h
|Last Quarter Moon (23 days)
September 16, 2014 at 10:05 h
|Lunar transit||12:15 h|
|Duration of the moon||12 h 30 m|
|Duration of the sun||12 h 16 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon