Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Bilbao. 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 Bilbao ...
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Today Thursday, 17th of April of 2014, the sun rose in Bilbao at 7:26 h and sunset will be at 20:57 h. The moon set at 8:45 h at 247º southwest. Eventually, the moon will rise again in the southeast (115º) at 23:32 h.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 0:14 h and the next low tide at 12:32 h. The first high tide was at 6:28 h and the next high tide will be at 18:46 h.
The lunar phase is a Waning Gibbous. Today we have 13 hours and 31 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 14:12 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 9 hours and 13 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 91. With such a hight coefficient we will have big tides and the currents will also be very evident. At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 88 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 84. The tide heights today are -2.0 m, 1.8 m, -1.9 m and 1.8 m. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Bilbao which is of 2.4 m and a minimum height of -2.5 m.
The solunar fishing calendar in Bilbao 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:
Tide timetable for Bilbao. The times are generated in local time in Vizcaya 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 Bilbao 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.
Start of summer time UTC+2
March 30, 2014 at 2:00 h ► 3:00 h
End of summer time UTC+1
October 26, 2014 at 3:00 h ► 2:00 h
There are 191 days left until the clocks change
|0:14 h||low tide||( -2.0 m )|
|6:28 h||high tide||( 1.8 m )|
|12:32 h||low tide||( -1.9 m )|
|18:46 h||high tide||( 1.8 m )|
|Activity of the day
from 3:36 h to 5:36 h and from 16:08 h to 18:08 h.
from 8:45 h to 9:45 h and from 23:32 h to 0:32 h.
Moon age: 17 days
Light: 96 %
|Last Quarter Moon (5 days)
April 22, 2014 at 9:52 h
|New Moon (12 days)
April 29, 2014 at 8:14 h
Annular Solar Eclipse
|First Quarter Moon (19 days)
May 7, 2014 at 5:15 h
|Full Moon (27 days)
May 14, 2014 at 21:16 h
|Lunar transit||3:36 h|
|Duration of the moon||9 h 13 m|
|Duration of the sun||13 h 31 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon