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2014 tide table and solunar charts for Sydney for planning your fishing expedition

Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Sydney. 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 Sydney ...

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Tide Chart: high tides and low tides in Sydney  High tides and low tides in September 17, 2014 today High tides and low tides in September 19, 2014

Today Thursday, 18th of September of 2014, the sun rose in Sydney at 5:50 am and sunset was at 5:48 pm. The moon rose in the northeast (68º) at 1:51 am and set in the northwest (291º) at 12:34 pm.

In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 4:00 am and the next high tide at 4:05 pm. The first low tide was at 9:30 am and the next low tide will be at 10:55 pm.

The lunar phase is a Waning Crescent. Today we had 11 hours and 58 minutes of sun. The solar transit was at 11:49 am and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 10 hours and 43 minutes.

High tides and low tides in Sydney
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The tidal coefficient today is 44, 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 increases to 49 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 54. The tide heights today are 1.0 m, 0.6 m, 1.4 m and 0.5 m. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Sydney which is of 2.0 m and a minimum height of 0.0 m.

High tides and low tides in Sydney

Solunar chart for Sydney   Solunar charts in September 17, 2014 today Solunar charts in September 19, 2014

The solunar fishing calendar in Sydney 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:

solunar period from 1:51 am to 2:51 am, average activity solunar activity minor period (moonrise)
solunar period from 7:12 am to 9:12 am, high activity solunar activitysolunar activity Major period (moon up)
solunar period from 12:34 pm to 1:34 pm, average activity solunar activity minor period (moonset)
solunar period from 7:33 pm to 9:33 pm, high activity solunar activitysolunar activity Major period (moon down)

Solunar chart for Sydney

Tide timetable for Sydney   Tide tables for Sydney in August 2014 September 2014 Tide tables for Sydney in October 2014

Tide timetable for Sydney. The times are generated in local time in New South Wales and the daylight saving time change is calculated automatically, so you don't need to add or subtract anything. 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 ]  ,   [ solunar activity average activity ]  ,  [ solunar activitysolunar activity high activity ]  ,  [ solunar activitysolunar activitysolunar activity very high activity ]

NOTE: The times reflected in the tide table for Sydney 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).

Fishing locations close to Sydney

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Coordinates of Sydney
33° 51' 27" S    151° 13' 13" E

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Local time

Timezone Australia/NSWUTC +10
New South Wales

Start of summer time UTC+11
October 5, 2014 at 2:00 am3:00 am
There are 16 days left until the clocks change

End of summer time UTC+10
April 5, 2015 at 2:00 am1:00 am

Local time and daylight savings time in New South Wales  Local Time (LST / LDT)
All the times are generated in local time in New South Wales. The daylight saving time change has also been borne in mind for your convenience.


High tides and low tides in Sydney
The water level is falling. There are 3 hours and 16 minutes until low tide.

4:00 amhigh tide( 1.0 m )
9:30 amlow tide( 0.6 m )
4:05 pmhigh tide( 1.4 m )
10:55 pmlow tide( 0.5 m )

Tidal coefficient

coefficient 0h 44
coefficient 12h 49

Solunar activity

Solunar activity Activity of the day

Major periods
from 7:12 am to 9:12 am and from 7:33 pm to 9:33 pm.

minor periods
from 1:51 am to 2:51 am and from 12:34 pm to 1:34 pm.

Moon phase

Waning Crescent

Waning Crescent

Moon age: 24 days
Light: 33 %
Southern Hemisphere
Next New Moon in Sydney New Moon (6 days)
September 24, 2014 at 4:14 pm
Next First Quarter Moon in Sydney First Quarter Moon  (13 days)
October 2, 2014 at 5:33 am
Next Full Moon in Sydney Full Moon  (20 days)
October 8, 2014 at 8:51 pm
Total Lunar Eclipse
Next Last Quarter Moon in Sydney Last Quarter Moon  (27 days)
October 16, 2014 at 5:12 am

Fishing barometer

Current atmospheric pressure in Sydney
General Fishing Conditions
Fishing changes by Pressure Trend
Very good
bite might slow as conditions stabilize
Normal activity
Good at first. Changing to poor
Note: Rapidly fluctuating either way are indication of good fishing.


Current weather conditions in Sydney


Current temperature in Sydney


Wind direction and speed in Sydney at this moment


Current relative humidity in Sydney

Rising and setting of the moon

Moonrise 1:51 am
Lunar transit 7:12 am
Moonset 12:34 pm
Duration of the moon 10 h 43 m
Rising and setting of the moon in Sydney

Rising and setting of the sun

Sunrise 5:50 am
Transit 11:49 am
Sunset 5:48 pm
Duration of the sun 11 h 58 m
Rising and setting of the sun in Sydney

Astronomical observation

Earth - Sun
Distance from the Earth to the Sun 2014-09-18 19:38:46

Angular diameter
0° 31' 51"

150,277,566 km

Earth - Moon
Distance from the Earth to the Moon 2014-09-18 19:38:46

Angular diameter
0° 29' 46"

401,372 km

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