Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Tauranga. 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 Tauranga ...
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Today Friday, 6th of March of 2015, the sun will rise in Tauranga at 7:04 am and sunset will be at 7:49 pm. Today we begin the day with the moon already visible in the sky, so first we will see the moonset, which will take place at 7:11 am at 275º west. Eventually, the moon will rise again in the east (88º) at 7:51 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide will be at 2:24 am and the next low tide at 2:52 pm. The first high tide will be at 8:44 am and the next high tide at 9:04 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Gibbous. Today we will have 12 hours and 45 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 1:27 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 11 hours and 20 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 87, a high value and therefore the range of tides and currents will also be high. to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 86. The tide heights today are 0.4 m, 1.8 m, 0.4 m and 1.8 m. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Tauranga which is of 2.1 m and a minimum height of -0.1 m.
The solunar fishing calendar in Tauranga 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:
Tide timetable for Tauranga. The times are generated in local time in Bay of Plenty 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 Tauranga 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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|2:24 am||low tide||( 0.4 m )|
|8:44 am||high tide||( 1.8 m )|
|2:52 pm||low tide||( 0.4 m )|
|9:04 pm||high tide||( 1.8 m )|
|Activity of the day
from 1:16 am to 3:16 am and from 1:31 pm to 3:31 pm.
from 7:11 am to 8:11 am and from 7:51 pm to 8:51 pm.
Moon age: 15 days
Light: 100 %
|Full Moon (0 days)
March 6, 2015 at 7:06 am
|Last Quarter Moon (8 days)
March 14, 2015 at 6:48 am
|New Moon (15 days)
March 20, 2015 at 10:36 pm
Total Solar Eclipse
|First Quarter Moon (21 days)
March 27, 2015 at 8:43 pm
|Lunar transit||1:16 am|
|Duration of the moon||11 h 20 m|
|Duration of the sun||12 h 45 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon