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 ...
We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned fishing expedition! Good luck!
Today Monday, 30th of November of 2015, the sun rose in Bilbao at 8:24 h and sunset was at 17:38 h. The moon set at 12:02 h at 291º northwest. Then, the moon rose at 71º east at 22:31 h.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 0:49 h and the next low tide at 13:25 h. The first high tide was at 7:09 h and the next high tide at 19:38 h.
The lunar phase is a Waning Gibbous. Today we had 9 hours and 14 minutes of sun. The solar transit was at 13:01 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 13 hours and 31 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 63 (average). At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 57 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 53. The tide heights today are -1.5 m, 1.6 m, -1.5 m and 1.3 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:
| from 4:46 h to 6:46 h, high activity Major period (moon up)
from 12:02 h to 13:02 h, average activity minor period (moonset)
from 17:16 h to 19:16 h, high activity Major period (moon down). This period also coincides with sunset; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, possibly obtaining greater activity than expected
from 22:31 h to 23:31 h, average activity minor period (moonrise)
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 27, 2016 at 2:00 h ► 3:00 h
There are 117 days left until the clocks change
End of summer time UTC+1
October 30, 2016 at 3:00 h ► 2:00 h
|0:49 h||low tide||( -1.5 m )|
|7:09 h||high tide||( 1.6 m )|
|13:25 h||low tide||( -1.5 m )|
|19:38 h||high tide||( 1.3 m )|
|Activity of the day
from 4:46 h to 6:46 h and from 17:16 h to 19:16 h.
from 12:02 h to 13:02 h and from 22:31 h to 23:31 h.
Moon age: 19 days
Light: 81 %
|Last Quarter Moon (2 days)
December 3, 2015 at 8:40 h
|New Moon (11 days)
December 11, 2015 at 11:29 h
|First Quarter Moon (18 days)
December 18, 2015 at 16:14 h
|Full Moon (24 days)
December 25, 2015 at 12:11 h
|Lunar transit||4:46 h|
|Duration of the moon||13 h 31 m|
|Duration of the sun||9 h 14 m|
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