Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Tarifa. 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 Tarifa ...
We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned fishing expedition! Good luck!
Today Tuesday, 26th of May of 2015, the sun will rise in Tarifa at 7:09 h and sunset will be at 21:30 h. The moon set at 3:01 h at 277º west. Eventually, the moon will rise again in the east (85º) at 14:52 h.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 4:02 h and the next low tide will be at 16:22 h. The first high tide will be at 10:23 h and the next high tide at 22:54 h.
The lunar phase is a First Quarter Moon. Today we will have 14 hours and 21 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 14:19 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 12 hours and 9 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 43, 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 45 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 47. The tide heights today are -0.3 m, 0.3 m, -0.3 m and 0.4 m. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Tarifa which is of 0.9 m and a minimum height of -0.9 m.
The solunar fishing calendar in Tarifa 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:
| from 3:01 h to 4:01 h, high activity minor period (moonset)
from 8:56 h to 10:56 h, very high activity Major period (moon down)
from 14:52 h to 15:52 h, high activity minor period (moonrise)
from 21:12 h to 23:12 h, very high activity Major period (moon up). This period of high activity coincides with sunset; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, resulting in an excellent time for fishing
Tide timetable for Tarifa. The times are generated in local time in Cádiz 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 ] , [ average activity ] , [ high activity ] , [ very high activity ]
NOTE: The times reflected in the tide table for Tarifa 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 average level of water.
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Start of summer time UTC+2
March 29, 2015 at 2:00 h ► 3:00 h
End of summer time UTC+1
October 25, 2015 at 3:00 h ► 2:00 h
There are 152 days left until the clocks change
|4:02 h||low tide||( -0.3 m )|
|10:23 h||high tide||( 0.3 m )|
|16:22 h||low tide||( -0.3 m )|
|22:54 h||high tide||( 0.4 m )|
|Activity of the day
from 8:56 h to 10:56 h and from 21:12 h to 23:12 h.
from 3:01 h to 4:01 h and from 14:52 h to 15:52 h.
First Quarter Moon
Moon age: 8 days
Light: 53 %
|Full Moon (8 days)
June 2, 2015 at 18:19 h
|Last Quarter Moon (15 days)
June 9, 2015 at 17:42 h
|New Moon (21 days)
June 16, 2015 at 16:05 h
|First Quarter Moon (29 days)
June 24, 2015 at 13:03 h
|Lunar transit||21:12 h|
|Duration of the moon||12 h 9 m|
|Duration of the sun||14 h 21 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon