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 Wednesday, 1st of July of 2015, the sun rose in Bilbao at 6:36 h and sunset will be at 21:56 h. The moon set at 6:10 h at 244º southwest. Eventually, the moon will rise again in the southeast (116º) at 21:12 h.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 4:38 h and the next high tide will be at 16:57 h. The first low tide was at 10:42 h and the next low tide will be at 23:05 h.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Gibbous. Today we have 15 hours and 20 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 14:16 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 8 hours and 58 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 88, a high value and therefore the range of tides and currents will also be high. At noon the tidal coefficient increases to 90 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 92. The tide heights today are 1.4 m, -1.6 m, 1.7 m and -1.7 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 excellent day for fishing, the fish activity forecast is very high. Please, read more about solunar tables. The best times of day for fishing are:
| from 1:13 h to 3:13 h, very high activity Major period (moon up)
from 6:10 h to 7:10 h, very high activity minor period (moonset). This period of high activity coincides with sunrise; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, resulting in an excellent time for fishing
from 13:41 h to 15:41 h, very high activity Major period (moon down)
from 21:12 h to 22:12 h, very high activity minor period (moonrise). 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 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 29, 2015 at 2:00 h ► 3:00 h
End of summer time UTC+1
October 25, 2015 at 3:00 h ► 2:00 h
There are 116 days left until the clocks change
|4:38 h||high tide||( 1.4 m )|
|10:42 h||low tide||( -1.6 m )|
|16:57 h||high tide||( 1.7 m )|
|23:05 h||low tide||( -1.7 m )|
|Activity of the day
from 1:13 h to 3:13 h and from 13:41 h to 15:41 h.
from 6:10 h to 7:10 h and from 21:12 h to 22:12 h.
Moon age: 14 days
Light: 98 %
|Full Moon (1 day)
July 2, 2015 at 4:20 h
|Last Quarter Moon (7 days)
July 8, 2015 at 22:24 h
|New Moon (15 days)
July 16, 2015 at 3:24 h
|First Quarter Moon (22 days)
July 24, 2015 at 6:04 h
|Lunar transit||1:13 h|
|Duration of the moon||8 h 58 m|
|Duration of the sun||15 h 20 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon