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 Saturday, 7th of December of 2013, the sun rose in Tarifa at 8:20 h and sunset will be at 18:08 h. The moon rose in the southeast (104º) at 12:02 h and will set in the southwest (259º) at 23:27 h.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 5:52 h and the next high tide will be at 18:18 h. The only low tide of the day was at 12:03 h.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Today we have 9 hours and 48 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 13:14 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 11 hours and 25 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 76, a high value and therefore the range of tides and currents will also be high. At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 70 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 66. The tide heights today are 0.7 m, -0.6 m and 0.6 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 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:
| from 5:10 h to 7:10 h, high activity Major period (moon down)
from 12:02 h to 13:02 h, average activity minor period (moonrise)
from 17:44 h to 19:44 h, high activity Major period (moon up). This period also coincides with sunset; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, possibly obtaining greater activity than expected
from 23:27 h to 0:27 h, average activity minor period (moonset)
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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|5:52 h||high tide||( 0.7 m )|
|12:03 h||low tide||( -0.6 m )|
|18:18 h||high tide||( 0.6 m )|
|Activity of the day
from 5:10 h to 7:10 h and from 17:44 h to 19:44 h.
from 12:02 h to 13:02 h and from 23:27 h to 0:27 h.
Moon age: 5 days
Light: 21 %
|First Quarter Moon (2 days)
December 9, 2013 at 16:12 h
|Full Moon (10 days)
December 17, 2013 at 10:28 h
|Last Quarter Moon (18 days)
December 25, 2013 at 14:48 h
|New Moon (24 days)
January 1, 2014 at 12:14 h
|Lunar transit||17:44 h|
|Duration of the moon||11 h 25 m|
|Duration of the sun||9 h 48 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon