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2015 tide table and solunar charts for Calais for planning your fishing expedition

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

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

Tide Chart: high tides and low tides in Calais  High tides and low tides in August 2, 2015 today High tides and low tides in August 4, 2015

Today Monday, 3rd of August of 2015, the sun rose in Calais at 6:22 h and sunset will be at 21:36 h. The moon set at 10:16 h at 265º west. Eventually, the moon will rise again in the east (91º) at 23:00 h.

In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 2:50 h and the next high tide will be at 15:15 h. The first low tide was at 10:15 h and the next low tide will be at 22:40 h.

The lunar phase is a Waning Gibbous. Today we have 15 hours and 14 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 13:59 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 11 hours and 16 minutes.

High tides and low tides in Calais
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The tidal coefficient today is 98. With such a hight coefficient we will have big tides and the currents will also be very evident. At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 93 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 88. The tide heights today are 7.2 m, 0.5 m, 7.3 m and 0.4 m. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Calais which is of 7.5 m and a minimum height of 0.0 m.

High tides and low tides in Calais

Solunar chart for Calais   Solunar charts in August 2, 2015 today Solunar charts in August 4, 2015

The solunar fishing calendar in Calais 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 with influence from 4:23 h to 6:23 h, average activity solunar activity Major period (moon up). This period also coincides with sunrise; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, possibly obtaining greater activity than expected
solunar period from 10:16 h to 11:16 h, low activity minor period (moonset)
solunar period from 16:38 h to 18:38 h, average activity solunar activity Major period (moon down)
solunar period from 23:00 h to 0:00 h, low activity minor period (moonrise)

Solunar chart for Calais

Tide timetable for Calais   Tide tables for Calais in July 2015 August 2015 Tide tables for Calais in September 2015

Tide timetable for Calais. The times are generated in local time in Nord-Pas-de-Calais 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 Calais 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 Calais

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Coordinates of Calais
50° 57' 59" N    01° 50' 41" E

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Local time

Timezone Europe/ParisUTC +2
Summer Time

Start of summer time UTC+2
March 29, 2015 at 2:00 h3:00 h

End of summer time UTC+1
October 25, 2015 at 3:00 h2:00 h
There are 83 days left until the clocks change

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


High tides and low tides in Calais
The water level is rising. There are 2 hours and 36 minutes until high tide.

2:50 hhigh tide( 7.2 m )
10:15 hlow tide( 0.5 m )
15:15 hhigh tide( 7.3 m )
22:40 hlow tide( 0.4 m )

Tidal coefficient

coefficient 0h 98
coefficient 12h 93

Solunar activity

Solunar activity Activity of the day

Major periods
from 4:23 h to 6:23 h and from 16:38 h to 18:38 h.

minor periods
from 10:16 h to 11:16 h and from 23:00 h to 0:00 h.

Moon phase

Waning Gibbous

Waning Gibbous

Moon age: 18 days
Light: 91 %
Northern Hemisphere
Next Last Quarter Moon in Calais Last Quarter Moon (4 days)
August 7, 2015 at 4:03 h
Next New Moon in Calais New Moon  (11 days)
August 14, 2015 at 16:54 h
Next First Quarter Moon in Calais First Quarter Moon  (19 days)
August 22, 2015 at 21:31 h
Next Full Moon in Calais Full Moon  (26 days)
August 29, 2015 at 20:35 h

Fishing barometer

Current atmospheric pressure in Calais
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 Calais


Current temperature in Calais


Wind direction and speed in Calais at this moment


Current relative humidity in Calais

Rising and setting of the moon

Moonrise 23:00 h
Lunar transit 4:23 h
Moonset 10:16 h
Duration of the moon 11 h 16 m
Rising and setting of the moon in Calais

Rising and setting of the sun

Sunrise 6:22 h
Transit 13:59 h
Sunset 21:36 h
Duration of the sun 15 h 14 m
Rising and setting of the sun in Calais

Astronomical observation

Earth - Sun
Distance from the Earth to the Sun 2015-08-03 12:38:28

Angular diameter
0° 31' 32"

151,792,927 km

Earth - Moon
Distance from the Earth to the Moon 2015-08-03 12:38:28

Angular diameter
0° 32' 51"

363,728 km

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