Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Sandakan. 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 Sandakan ...
We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned fishing expedition! Good luck!
Today Wednesday, 1st of October of 2014, the sun rose in Sandakan at 5:55 h and sunset was at 17:59 h. The moon rose in the southeast (109º) at 11:35 h and will set in the southwest (252º) at 23:45 h.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 2:10 h and the next high tide at 15:30 h. The first low tide was at 9:15 h and the next low tide at 19:25 h.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Today we had 12 hours and 4 minutes of sun. The solar transit was at 11:57 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 12 hours and 10 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 49, a low value, which means that the range (difference between high tide and low tide) will be lower than on other occasions and the currents will also be small. At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 48 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 50. The tide heights today are 2.0 m, 0.6 m, 1.1 m and 0.9 m. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Sandakan which is of 2.5 m and a minimum height of -0.1 m.
The solunar fishing calendar in Sandakan tells us that today is a good day for fishing, the fish activity forecast is high. Please, read more about solunar tables. The best times of day for fishing are:
| from 5:12 h to 7:12 h, very high activity Major period (moon down). This period of high activity coincides with sunrise; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, resulting in an excellent time for fishing
from 11:35 h to 12:35 h, high activity minor period (moonrise)
from 17:40 h to 19:40 h, very high activity Major period (moon up). This period of high activity coincides with sunset; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, resulting in an excellent time for fishing
from 23:45 h to 0:45 h, high activity minor period (moonset)
Tide timetable for Sandakan. 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 Sandakan 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.
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|2:10 h||high tide||( 2.0 m )|
|9:15 h||low tide||( 0.6 m )|
|15:30 h||high tide||( 1.1 m )|
|19:25 h||low tide||( 0.9 m )|
|Activity of the day
from 5:12 h to 7:12 h and from 17:40 h to 19:40 h.
from 11:35 h to 12:35 h and from 23:45 h to 0:45 h.
Moon age: 6 days
Light: 40 %
|First Quarter Moon (0 days)
October 2, 2014 at 3:33 h
|Full Moon (7 days)
October 8, 2014 at 18:51 h
Total Lunar Eclipse
|Last Quarter Moon (14 days)
October 16, 2014 at 3:12 h
|New Moon (22 days)
October 24, 2014 at 5:57 h
Partial Solar Eclipse
|Lunar transit||17:40 h|
|Duration of the moon||12 h 10 m|
|Duration of the sun||12 h 4 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon