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 Sunday, 3rd of May of 2015, the sun rose in Sandakan at 5:54 h and sunset will be at 18:15 h. The moon set at 5:06 h at 261º west. Then, the moon rose at 101º southeast at 17:39 h.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 4:15 h and the next low tide at 17:00 h. The first high tide was at 10:40 h and the next high tide will be at 23:30 h.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Gibbous. Today we have 12 hours and 21 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 12:04 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 11 hours and 27 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 85, a high value and therefore the range of tides and currents will also be high. At noon the tidal coefficient increases to 86 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 87. The tide heights today are 0.7 m, 1.8 m, 0.4 m and 1.5 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 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 5:06 h to 6:06 h, very high activity minor period (moonset). This period of high activity coincides with sunrise; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, resulting in an excellent time for fishing
from 11:22 h to 13:22 h, very high activity Major period (moon down)
from 17:39 h to 18:39 h, very high activity minor period (moonrise). 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 1:45 h, very high activity Major period (moon up)
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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|4:15 h||low tide||( 0.7 m )|
|10:40 h||high tide||( 1.8 m )|
|17:00 h||low tide||( 0.4 m )|
|23:30 h||high tide||( 1.5 m )|
|Activity of the day
from 11:22 h to 13:22 h and from 23:45 h to 1:45 h.
from 5:06 h to 6:06 h and from 17:39 h to 18:39 h.
Moon age: 14 days
Light: 99 %
|Full Moon (1 day)
May 4, 2015 at 11:42 h
|Last Quarter Moon (8 days)
May 11, 2015 at 18:36 h
|New Moon (15 days)
May 18, 2015 at 12:13 h
|First Quarter Moon (22 days)
May 26, 2015 at 1:19 h
|Lunar transit||23:45 h|
|Duration of the moon||11 h 27 m|
|Duration of the sun||12 h 21 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon