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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 ...

We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned fishing expedition! Good luck!

Tide Chart: high tides and low tides in Sydney  High tides and low tides in August 1, 2014 today High tides and low tides in August 3, 2014

Today Saturday, 2nd of August of 2014, the sun rose in Sydney at 6:47 am and sunset will be at 5:16 pm. The moon rose in the east (97º) at 9:55 am and will set in the west (260º) at 10:59 pm.

In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 6:05 am and the next low tide will be at 6:30 pm. The only high tide of the day was at 12:25 pm.

The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Today we have 10 hours and 29 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 12:01 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 22 hours and 59 minutes.

High tides and low tides in Sydney
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The tidal coefficient today is 57 (average). At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 53 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 51. The tide heights today are 0.4 m, 1.3 m and 0.6 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 August 1, 2014 today Solunar charts in August 3, 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 3:59 am to 5:59 am, high activity solunar activitysolunar activity Major period (moon down)
solunar period from 9:55 am to 10:55 am, average activity solunar activity minor period (moonrise)
solunar period with influence from 4:27 pm to 6:27 pm, high activity solunar activitysolunar activity Major period (moon up). This period also coincides with sunset; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, possibly obtaining greater activity than expected
solunar period from 10:59 pm to 11:59 pm, average activity solunar activity minor period (moonset)

Solunar chart for Sydney

Tide timetable for Sydney   Tide tables for Sydney in July 2014 August 2014 Tide tables for Sydney in September 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 64 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
Current status of water: high tide

6:05 amlow tide( 0.4 m )
12:25 pmhigh tide( 1.3 m )
6:30 pmlow tide( 0.6 m )

Tidal coefficient

coefficient 0h 57
coefficient 12h 53

Solunar activity

Solunar activity Activity of the day

Major periods
from 3:59 am to 5:59 am and from 4:27 pm to 6:27 pm.

minor periods
from 9:55 am to 10:55 am and from 10:59 pm to 11:59 pm.

Moon phase

Waxing Crescent

Waxing Crescent

Moon age: 5 days
Light: 30 %
Southern Hemisphere
Next First Quarter Moon in Sydney First Quarter Moon (2 days)
August 4, 2014 at 10:50 am
Next Full Moon in Sydney Full Moon  (9 days)
August 11, 2014 at 4:09 am
Next Last Quarter Moon in Sydney Last Quarter Moon  (15 days)
August 17, 2014 at 10:26 pm
Next New Moon in Sydney New Moon  (23 days)
August 26, 2014 at 12:13 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 9:55 am
Lunar transit 4:27 pm
Moonset 10:59 pm
Duration of the moon 22 h 59 m
Rising and setting of the moon in Sydney

Rising and setting of the sun

Sunrise 6:47 am
Transit 12:01 pm
Sunset 5:16 pm
Duration of the sun 10 h 29 m
Rising and setting of the sun in Sydney

Astronomical observation

Earth - Sun
Distance from the Earth to the Sun 2014-08-02 12:26:06

Angular diameter
0° 31' 31"

151,808,381 km

Earth - Moon
Distance from the Earth to the Moon 2014-08-02 12:26:06

Angular diameter
0° 30' 18"

394,404 km

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