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2015 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 ...

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Tide Chart: high tides and low tides in Lorient  High tides and low tides in February 26, 2015 today High tides and low tides in February 28, 2015

Today Friday, 27th of February of 2015, the sun rose in Lorient at 7:57 h and sunset will be at 18:55 h. The moon set at 3:50 h at 298º northwest. Then, the moon rose at 62º northeast at 13:19 h.

In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 5:25 h and the next low tide will be at 18:00 h. The only high tide of the day was at 12:10 h.

The lunar phase is a Waxing Gibbous. Today we have 10 hours and 58 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 13:26 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 14 hours and 31 minutes.

High tides and low tides in Lorient
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The tidal coefficient today is 42, a low value, which means that the range (difference between high tide and low tide) will be lower than on other occasions and the currents will also be small. At noon the tidal coefficient increases to 45 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 49. The tide heights today are 1.8 m, 3.9 m and 1.9 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 February 26, 2015 today Solunar charts in February 28, 2015

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 3:50 h to 4:50 h, low activity minor period (moonset)
solunar period from 8:34 h to 10:34 h, average activity solunar activity Major period (moon down)
solunar period from 13:19 h to 14:19 h, low activity minor period (moonrise)
solunar period from 20:58 h to 22:58 h, average activity solunar activity Major period (moon up)

Solunar chart for Lorient

Tide timetable for Lorient   Tide tables for Lorient in January 2015 February 2015 Tide tables for Lorient in March 2015

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 +1

Start of summer time UTC+2
March 29, 2015 at 2:00 h3:00 h
There are 29 days left until the clocks change

End of summer time UTC+1
October 25, 2015 at 3:00 h2:00 h

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. Quedan 11 minutos para la low tide.

5:25 hlow tide( 1.8 m )
12:10 hhigh tide( 3.9 m )
18:00 hlow tide( 1.9 m )

Tidal coefficient

coefficient 0h 42
coefficient 12h 45

Solunar activity

Solunar activity Activity of the day

Major periods
from 8:34 h to 10:34 h and from 20:58 h to 22:58 h.

minor periods
from 3:50 h to 4:50 h and from 13:19 h to 14:19 h.

Moon phase

Waxing Gibbous

Waxing Gibbous

Moon age: 9 days
Light: 64 %
Northern Hemisphere
Next Full Moon in Lorient Full Moon (6 days)
March 5, 2015 at 19:06 h
Next Last Quarter Moon in Lorient Last Quarter Moon  (14 days)
March 13, 2015 at 18:48 h
Next New Moon in Lorient New Moon  (21 days)
March 20, 2015 at 10:36 h
Total Solar Eclipse
Next First Quarter Moon in Lorient First Quarter Moon  (27 days)
March 27, 2015 at 8:43 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 13:19 h
Lunar transit 20:58 h
Moonset 3:50 h
Duration of the moon 14 h 31 m
Rising and setting of the moon in Lorient

Rising and setting of the sun

Sunrise 7:57 h
Transit 13:26 h
Sunset 18:55 h
Duration of the sun 10 h 58 m
Rising and setting of the sun in Lorient

Astronomical observation

Earth - Sun
Distance from the Earth to the Sun 2015-02-27 17:48:19

Angular diameter
0° 32' 18"

148,125,639 km

Earth - Moon
Distance from the Earth to the Moon 2015-02-27 17:48:19

Angular diameter
0° 30' 47"

388,132 km

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