Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Sandspit (Makatana River). 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 Sandspit (Makatana River) ...
We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned fishing expedition! Good luck!
Today Monday, 21th of April of 2014, the sun rose in Sandspit (Makatana River) at 6:51 am and sunset was at 5:49 pm. The moon set at 12:14 pm at 248º southwest. Eventually, the moon will rise again in the southeast (111º) at 10:55 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 5:37 am and the next low tide at 5:57 pm. The only high tide of the day was at 11:58 am.
The lunar phase is a Waning Gibbous. Today we had 10 hours and 58 minutes of sun. The solar transit was at 12:20 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 13 hours and 19 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 57 (average). At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 55 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 54. The tide heights today are 0.7 m, 2.6 m and 0.6 m. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Sandspit (Makatana River) which is of 2.9 m and a minimum height of 0.3 m.
The solunar fishing calendar in Sandspit (Makatana River) 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:
| from 5:03 am to 7:03 am, very high activity Major period (moon up). This period of high activity coincides with sunrise; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, resulting in an excellent time for fishing
from 12:14 pm to 1:14 pm, high activity minor period (moonset)
from 5:34 pm to 7:34 pm, very high activity Major period (moon down). This period of high activity coincides with sunset; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, resulting in an excellent time for fishing
from 10:55 pm to 11:55 pm, high activity minor period (moonrise)
Tide timetable for Sandspit (Makatana River). The times are generated in local time in Auckland 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 Sandspit (Makatana River) 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).
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September 28, 2014 at 2:00 am ► 3:00 am
There are 159 days left until the clocks change
End of summer time UTC+12
April 5, 2015 at 3:00 am ► 2:00 am
|5:37 am||low tide||( 0.7 m )|
|11:58 am||high tide||( 2.6 m )|
|5:57 pm||low tide||( 0.6 m )|
|Activity of the day
from 5:03 am to 7:03 am and from 5:34 pm to 7:34 pm.
from 12:14 pm to 1:14 pm and from 10:55 pm to 11:55 pm.
Moon age: 21 days
Light: 64 %
|Last Quarter Moon (1 day)
April 22, 2014 at 7:52 pm
|New Moon (8 days)
April 29, 2014 at 6:14 pm
Annular Solar Eclipse
|First Quarter Moon (16 days)
May 7, 2014 at 3:15 pm
|Full Moon (23 days)
May 15, 2014 at 7:16 am
|Lunar transit||5:03 am|
|Duration of the moon||13 h 19 m|
|Duration of the sun||10 h 58 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon