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

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

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Tide Chart: high tides and low tides in Geelong  High tides and low tides in August 3, 2015 today High tides and low tides in August 5, 2015

Today Tuesday, 4th of August of 2015, the sun will rise in Geelong at 7:21 am and sunset will be at 5:37 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 9:31 am at 270º west. Eventually, the moon will rise again in the east (87º) at 10:09 pm.

In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide will be at 5:35 am and the next high tide at 6:20 pm. The only low tide of the day will be at 12:00 pm.

The lunar phase is a Waning Gibbous. Today we will have 10 hours and 16 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 12:29 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 1 hours and 51 minutes.

High tides and low tides in Geelong
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The tidal coefficient today is 88, a high value and therefore the range of tides and currents will also be high. At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 82 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 76. The tide heights today are 0.9 m, 0.2 m and 1.0 m. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Geelong which is of 1.1 m and a minimum height of 0.0 m.

High tides and low tides in Geelong

Solunar chart for Geelong   Solunar charts in August 3, 2015 today Solunar charts in August 5, 2015

The solunar fishing calendar in Geelong 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 3:15 am to 5:15 am, high activity solunar activitysolunar activity Major period (moon up)
solunar period from 9:31 am to 10:31 am, average activity solunar activity minor period (moonset)
solunar period with influence from 3:50 pm to 5:50 pm, high activity solunar activitysolunar activity Major period (moon down). This period also coincides with sunset; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, possibly obtaining greater activity than expected
solunar period from 10:09 pm to 11:09 pm, average activity solunar activity minor period (moonrise)

Solunar chart for Geelong

Tide timetable for Geelong   Tide tables for Geelong in July 2015 August 2015 Tide tables for Geelong in September 2015

Tide timetable for Geelong. The times are generated in local time in Victoria 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 Geelong 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).

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Coordinates of Geelong
38° 08' 39" S    144° 21' 51" E

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Local time

Timezone Australia/VictoriaUTC +10

Start of summer time UTC+11
October 4, 2015 at 2:00 am3:00 am
There are 61 days left until the clocks change

End of summer time UTC+10
April 3, 2016 at 2:00 am1:00 am

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


High tides and low tides in Geelong
The water level is rising. There are 2 hours and 24 minutes until high tide.

5:35 amhigh tide( 0.9 m )
12:00 pmlow tide( 0.2 m )
6:20 pmhigh tide( 1.0 m )

Tidal coefficient

coefficient 0h 88
coefficient 12h 82

Solunar activity

Solunar activity Activity of the day

Major periods
from 3:15 am to 5:15 am and from 3:50 pm to 5:50 pm.

minor periods
from 9:31 am to 10:31 am and from 10:09 pm to 11:09 pm.

Moon phase

Waning Gibbous

Waning Gibbous

Moon age: 19 days
Light: 83 %
Southern Hemisphere
Next Last Quarter Moon in Geelong Last Quarter Moon (3 days)
August 7, 2015 at 12:03 pm
Next New Moon in Geelong New Moon  (11 days)
August 15, 2015 at 12:54 am
Next First Quarter Moon in Geelong First Quarter Moon  (19 days)
August 23, 2015 at 5:31 am
Next Full Moon in Geelong Full Moon  (26 days)
August 30, 2015 at 4:35 am

Fishing barometer

Current atmospheric pressure in Geelong
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 Geelong


Current temperature in Geelong


Wind direction and speed in Geelong at this moment


Current relative humidity in Geelong

Rising and setting of the moon

Moonrise 10:09 pm
Lunar transit 3:15 am
Moonset 9:31 am
Duration of the moon 1 h 51 m
Rising and setting of the moon in Geelong

Rising and setting of the sun

Sunrise 7:21 am
Transit 12:29 pm
Sunset 5:37 pm
Duration of the sun 10 h 16 m
Rising and setting of the sun in Geelong

Astronomical observation

Earth - Sun
Distance from the Earth to the Sun 2015-08-04 03:10:55

Angular diameter
0° 31' 32"

151,771,964 km

Earth - Moon
Distance from the Earth to the Moon 2015-08-04 03:10:55

Angular diameter
0° 32' 53"

363,312 km

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