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2015 tide table and solunar charts for Darwin for planning your fishing expedition

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

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Tide Chart: high tides and low tides in Darwin  High tides and low tides in March 3, 2015 today High tides and low tides in March 5, 2015

Today Wednesday, 4th of March of 2015, the sun will rise in Darwin at 6:49 am and sunset will be at 7:08 pm. Today we begin the day with the moon already visible in the sky, so first we will see the moonset, which will take place at 5:24 am at 281º west. Eventually, the moon will rise again in the east (81º) at 6:04 pm.

In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide will be at 5:45 am and the next high tide at 6:15 pm. The only low tide of the day will be at 11:50 am.

The lunar phase is a Waxing Gibbous. Today we will have 12 hours and 19 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 12:58 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 11 hours and 20 minutes.

High tides and low tides in Darwin
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The tidal coefficient today is 82, a high value and therefore the range of tides and currents will also be high. At noon the tidal coefficient increases to 84 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 86. The tide heights today are 6.0 m, 1.8 m and 6.8 m. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Darwin which is of 7.9 m and a minimum height of 0.1 m.

High tides and low tides in Darwin

Solunar chart for Darwin   Solunar charts in March 3, 2015 today Solunar charts in March 5, 2015

The solunar fishing calendar in Darwin 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:

solunar period from 5:24 am to 6:24 am, high activity solunar activitysolunar activity minor period (moonset)
solunar period from 11:44 am to 1:44 pm, very high activity solunar activitysolunar activitysolunar activity Major period (moon down)
solunar period from 6:04 pm to 7:04 pm, high activity solunar activitysolunar activity minor period (moonrise)

Solunar chart for Darwin

Tide timetable for Darwin   Tide tables for Darwin in February 2015 March 2015 Tide tables for Darwin in April 2015

Tide timetable for Darwin. The times are generated in local time in Northern Territory. 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 Darwin 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 Darwin

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Coordinates of Darwin
12° 28' 28" S    130° 50' 56" E

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Local time

Timezone Australia/NorthUTC +9.5
Northern Territory
Local time in Northern Territory  Local Standard Time (LST)
All the times are generated in local time in Northern Territory.


High tides and low tides in Darwin
The water level is rising. There are 5 hours and 13 minutes until high tide.

5:45 amhigh tide( 6.0 m )
11:50 amlow tide( 1.8 m )
6:15 pmhigh tide( 6.8 m )

Tidal coefficient

coefficient 0h 82
coefficient 12h 84

Solunar activity

Solunar activity Activity of the day

Major periods
from 11:44 am to 1:44 pm

minor periods
from 5:24 am to 6:24 am and from 6:04 pm to 7:04 pm.

Moon phase

Waxing Gibbous

Waxing Gibbous

Moon age: 13 days
Light: 97 %
Southern Hemisphere
Next Full Moon in Darwin Full Moon (2 days)
March 6, 2015 at 3:36 am
Next Last Quarter Moon in Darwin Last Quarter Moon  (10 days)
March 14, 2015 at 3:18 am
Next New Moon in Darwin New Moon  (17 days)
March 20, 2015 at 7:06 pm
Total Solar Eclipse
Next First Quarter Moon in Darwin First Quarter Moon  (23 days)
March 27, 2015 at 5:13 pm

Fishing barometer

Current atmospheric pressure in Darwin
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 Darwin


Current temperature in Darwin


Wind direction and speed in Darwin at this moment


Current relative humidity in Darwin

Rising and setting of the moon

Moonrise 6:04 pm
Lunar transit -
Moonset 5:24 am
Duration of the moon 11 h 20 m
Rising and setting of the moon in Darwin

Rising and setting of the sun

Sunrise 6:49 am
Transit 12:58 pm
Sunset 7:08 pm
Duration of the sun 12 h 19 m
Rising and setting of the sun in Darwin

Astronomical observation

Earth - Sun
Distance from the Earth to the Sun 2015-03-04 00:31:12

Angular diameter
0° 32' 16"

148,304,729 km

Earth - Moon
Distance from the Earth to the Moon 2015-03-04 00:31:12

Angular diameter
0° 29' 32"

404,541 km

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