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

Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Lorient. 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 Lorient ...

We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned fishing expedition! Good luck!

Tide Chart: high tides and low tides in Lorient  High tides and low tides in August 29, 2014 today High tides and low tides in August 31, 2014

Today Saturday, 30th of August of 2014, the sun will rise in Lorient at 7:30 h and sunset will be at 20:58 h. The moon will rise in the southeast (106º) at 12:25 h and will set in the southwest (252º) at 23:00 h.

In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide will be at 2:10 h and the next low tide at 14:25 h. The first high tide will be at 7:55 h and the next high tide at 20:15 h.

The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Today we will have 13 hours and 28 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 14:14 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 10 hours and 35 minutes.

High tides and low tides in Lorient
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The tidal coefficient today is 70, a high value and therefore the range of tides and currents will also be high. At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 65 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 61. The tide heights today are 1.0 m, 4.6 m, 1.1 m and 4.6 m. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Lorient which is of 5.6 m and a minimum height of 0.1 m.

High tides and low tides in Lorient

Solunar chart for Lorient   Solunar charts in August 29, 2014 today Solunar charts in August 31, 2014

The solunar fishing calendar in Lorient tells us that today is a bad day for fishing, the fish activity forecast is low, however, this is just a chance so we encourage you to take your rod and try it during solunar periods. Please, read more about solunar tables. The best times of day for fishing are:

solunar period from 5:27 h to 7:27 h, average activity solunar activity Major period (moon down)
solunar period from 12:25 h to 13:25 h, low activity minor period (moonrise)
solunar period from 17:42 h to 19:42 h, average activity solunar activity Major period (moon up)
solunar period from 23:00 h to 0:00 h, low activity minor period (moonset)

Solunar chart for Lorient

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

Tide timetable for Lorient. The times are generated in local time in Brittany (Atlantic Coast) 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 Lorient 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 Mean Lower Low Water (MLLW).

MLLW is the average of the lower low water height of each tidal day observed over the official time segment over which tide observations are taken and reduced to obtain mean value (Tidal Datum Epoch).

Fishing locations close to Lorient

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Coordinates of Lorient
47° 44' 30" N    03° 20' 53" W

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Local time

Timezone Europe/ParisUTC +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 57 days left until the clocks change

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


High tides and low tides in Lorient
The water level is falling. There are 2 hours until low tide.

2:10 hlow tide( 1.0 m )
7:55 hhigh tide( 4.6 m )
14:25 hlow tide( 1.1 m )
20:15 hhigh tide( 4.6 m )

Tidal coefficient

coefficient 0h 70
coefficient 12h 65

Solunar activity

Solunar activity Activity of the day

Major periods
from 5:27 h to 7:27 h and from 17:42 h to 19:42 h.

minor periods
from 12:25 h to 13:25 h and from 23:00 h to 0:00 h.

Moon phase

Waxing Crescent

Waxing Crescent

Moon age: 4 days
Light: 17 %
Northern Hemisphere
Next First Quarter Moon in Lorient First Quarter Moon (4 days)
September 2, 2014 at 13:11 h
Next Full Moon in Lorient Full Moon  (10 days)
September 9, 2014 at 3:38 h
Next Last Quarter Moon in Lorient Last Quarter Moon  (17 days)
September 16, 2014 at 4:05 h
Next New Moon in Lorient New Moon  (25 days)
September 24, 2014 at 8:14 h

Fishing barometer

Current atmospheric pressure in Lorient
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 Lorient


Current temperature in Lorient


Wind direction and speed in Lorient at this moment


Current relative humidity in Lorient

Rising and setting of the moon

Moonrise 12:25 h
Lunar transit 17:42 h
Moonset 23:00 h
Duration of the moon 10 h 35 m
Rising and setting of the moon in Lorient

Rising and setting of the sun

Sunrise 7:30 h
Transit 14:14 h
Sunset 20:58 h
Duration of the sun 13 h 28 m
Rising and setting of the sun in Lorient

Astronomical observation

Earth - Sun
Distance from the Earth to the Sun 2014-08-30 00:08:57

Angular diameter
0° 31' 41"

151,014,427 km

Earth - Moon
Distance from the Earth to the Moon 2014-08-30 00:08:57

Angular diameter
0° 30' 28"

392,272 km

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