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 Friday, 7th of March of 2014, the sun rose in Tarifa at 7:44 h and sunset was at 19:23 h. The moon set at 1:04 h at 292º northwest. Then, the moon rose at 67º northeast at 11:38 h.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 0:44 h and the next low tide at 13:10 h. The first high tide was at 7:04 h and the next high tide at 19:32 h.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Today we had 11 hours and 39 minutes of sun. The solar transit was at 13:33 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 13 hours and 26 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 47, 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 drops to 41 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 37. The tide heights today are -0.5 m, 0.5 m, -0.4 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 1:04 h to 2:04 h, high activity minor period (moonset)
from 6:21 h to 8:21 h, very high activity Major period (moon down). This period of high activity coincides with sunrise; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, resulting in an excellent time for fishing
from 11:38 h to 12:38 h, high activity minor period (moonrise)
from 18:48 h to 20:48 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 30, 2014 at 2:00 h ► 3:00 h
There are 22 days left until the clocks change
End of summer time UTC+1
October 26, 2014 at 3:00 h ► 2:00 h
|0:44 h||low tide||( -0.5 m )|
|7:04 h||high tide||( 0.5 m )|
|13:10 h||low tide||( -0.4 m )|
|19:32 h||high tide||( 0.4 m )|
|Activity of the day
from 6:21 h to 8:21 h and from 18:48 h to 20:48 h.
from 1:04 h to 2:04 h and from 11:38 h to 12:38 h.
Moon age: 6 days
Light: 36 %
|First Quarter Moon (1 day)
March 8, 2014 at 14:27 h
|Full Moon (9 days)
March 16, 2014 at 18:09 h
|Last Quarter Moon (16 days)
March 24, 2014 at 2:46 h
|New Moon (22 days)
March 30, 2014 at 19:45 h
|Lunar transit||18:48 h|
|Duration of the moon||13 h 26 m|
|Duration of the sun||11 h 39 m|
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