2014 tide table and solunar charts for Bilbao for planning your fishing expedition

Tides for fishingSpainVizcayaBilbao

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!

Tide Chart: high tides and low tides in Bilbao  High tides and low tides in August 21, 2014 today High tides and low tides in August 23, 2014

Today Friday, 22th of August of 2014, the sun rose in Bilbao at 7:25 h and sunset will be at 21:04 h. The moon rose in the northeast (67º) at 4:32 h and will set in the northwest (292º) at 19:05 h.

In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 3:29 h and the next high tide at 15:48 h. The first low tide was at 9:24 h and the next low tide will be at 21:57 h.

The lunar phase is a Waning Crescent. Today we have 13 hours and 39 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 14:15 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 14 hours and 33 minutes.

High tides and low tides in Bilbao
Unable to display graphics on your browser
Please upgrade your browser to the latest version to view the
new graphs and the new tide table in tides4fishing.com.

Why? ... We have updated the site to make it accessible from tablets
and smartphones. Now your browser must support the HTML5 canvas tag.
You can download the latest version of
Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox

The tidal coefficient today is 65 (average). At noon the tidal coefficient increases to 70 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 73. The tide heights today are 1.0 m, -1.1 m, 1.2 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.

High tides and low tides in Bilbao

Solunar chart for Bilbao   Solunar charts in August 21, 2014 today Solunar charts in August 23, 2014

The solunar fishing calendar in Bilbao 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:

solunar period from 4:32 h to 5:32 h, high activity solunar activitysolunar activity minor period (moonrise)
solunar period from 11:48 h to 13:48 h, very high activity solunar activitysolunar activitysolunar activity Major period (moon up)
solunar period from 19:05 h to 20:05 h, high activity solunar activitysolunar activity minor period (moonset)

Solunar chart for Bilbao

Tide timetable for Bilbao   Tide tables for Bilbao in July 2014 August 2014 Tide tables for Bilbao in September 2014

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 ]  ,   [ solunar activity average activity ]  ,  [ solunar activitysolunar activity high activity ]  ,  [ solunar activitysolunar activitysolunar 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.

Fishing locations close to Bilbao

VIZCAYA:   Tides for Bermeo   |   Tides for Bilbao   |   Tides for Lekeitio   |   Tides for Ondarroa   |   Tides for Plentzia

Coordinates of Bilbao
43° 20' 26" N    03° 01' 32" W

 Select your fishing day


Local time

Timezone Europe/MadridUTC +2
Summer Time

Start of summer time UTC+2
March 30, 2014 at 2:00 h3:00 h

End of summer time UTC+1
October 26, 2014 at 3:00 h2:00 h
There are 64 days left until the clocks change

Local time and daylight savings time in Vizcaya  Local Time (LST / LDT)
All the times are generated in local time in Vizcaya. The daylight saving time change has also been borne in mind for your convenience.


High tides and low tides in Bilbao
The water level is falling. There are 4 hours and 14 minutes until low tide.

3:29 hhigh tide( 1.0 m )
9:24 hlow tide( -1.1 m )
15:48 hhigh tide( 1.2 m )
21:57 hlow tide( -1.3 m )

Tidal coefficient

coefficient 0h 65
coefficient 12h 70

Solunar activity

Solunar activity Activity of the day

Major periods
from 11:48 h to 13:48 h

minor periods
from 4:32 h to 5:32 h and from 19:05 h to 20:05 h.

Moon phase

Waning Crescent

Waning Crescent

Moon age: 26 days
Light: 12 %
Northern Hemisphere
Next New Moon in Bilbao New Moon (3 days)
August 25, 2014 at 16:13 h
Next First Quarter Moon in Bilbao First Quarter Moon  (11 days)
September 2, 2014 at 13:11 h
Next Full Moon in Bilbao Full Moon  (17 days)
September 9, 2014 at 3:38 h
Next Last Quarter Moon in Bilbao Last Quarter Moon  (24 days)
September 16, 2014 at 4:05 h

Fishing barometer

Current atmospheric pressure in Bilbao
General Fishing Conditions
Fishing changes by Pressure Trend
Very good
bite might slow as conditions stabilize
Normal activity
Good at first. Changing to poor
Note: Rapidly fluctuating either way are indication of good fishing.


Current weather conditions in Bilbao


Current temperature in Bilbao


Wind direction and speed in Bilbao at this moment


Current relative humidity in Bilbao

Rising and setting of the moon

Moonrise 4:32 h
Lunar transit 11:48 h
Moonset 19:05 h
Duration of the moon 14 h 33 m
Rising and setting of the moon in Bilbao

Rising and setting of the sun

Sunrise 7:25 h
Transit 14:15 h
Sunset 21:04 h
Duration of the sun 13 h 39 m
Rising and setting of the sun in Bilbao

Astronomical observation

Earth - Sun
Distance from the Earth to the Sun 2014-08-22 17:42:46

Angular diameter
0° 31' 38"

151,283,863 km

Earth - Moon
Distance from the Earth to the Moon 2014-08-22 17:42:46

Angular diameter
0° 29' 40"

402,705 km

  Viewing settings

tide table Bilbao tabla de mareas Bilbao horaires marees Bilbao tavole di maree Bilbao Gezeitenkalender Bilbao tabua de mares Bilbao 潮見表 Bilbao Bilbao潮汐表 جدول المد والجزر Bilbao Таблицы приливов и отливов для региона Bilbao Tabel Pasang Surut Air Laut Bilbao Talahanayan ng pagtaas ng tubig sa Bilbao Bilbao 지역의 물때표 Bảng thủy triều của Bilbao