Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Whangarei. 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 Whangarei ...
We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned fishing expedition! Good luck!
Today Friday, 12th of February of 2016, the sun will rise in Whangarei at 6:51 am and sunset will be at 8:22 pm. The moon will rise in the east (88º) at 10:30 am and will set in the west (275º) at 10:39 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide will be at 5:14 am and the next low tide at 5:47 pm. The only high tide of the day will be at 11:43 am.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Today we will have 13 hours and 31 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 1:37 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 12 hours and 9 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 91. 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 84 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 78. The tide heights today are 0.4 m, 3.3 m and 0.4 m. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Whangarei which is of 3.4 m and a minimum height of 0.1 m.
The solunar fishing calendar in Whangarei 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:
Tide timetable for Whangarei. The times are generated in local time in Northland 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 Whangarei 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).
NORTHLAND: Tides for Ahipara | Tides for Awanui | Tides for Cape Maria van Diemen | Tides for Dargaville | Tides for Doves Bay | Tides for Houhora Harbour Entrance | Tides for Island Point | Tides for Kerikeri | Tides for Kohukohu | Tides for Mangawhai Heads | Tides for Mangonui | Tides for Marsden Point | Tides for Ngatehe Point | Tides for North Cape (Otou) | Tides for Opononi | Tides for Opua | Tides for Portland Wharf | Tides for Pouto Point | Tides for Pukenui Wharf | Tides for Rawene | Tides for Russell | Tides for Scheigis Rock | Tides for Te Kopuru | Tides for Tikinui | Tides for Tinopai | Tides for Tutukaka Harbour | Tides for Unahi Jetty | Tides for Waiiti Bay | Tides for Waitangi | Tides for Whakapirau | Tides for Whangamumu Harbour | Tides for Whangarei | Tides for Whangaroa (Whangaroa Harbour)
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End of summer time UTC+12
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|5:14 am||low tide||( 0.4 m )|
|11:43 am||high tide||( 3.3 m )|
|5:47 pm||low tide||( 0.4 m )|
|Activity of the day
from 4:15 am to 6:15 am and from 4:34 pm to 6:34 pm.
from 10:30 am to 11:30 am and from 10:39 pm to 11:39 pm.
Moon age: 4 days
Light: 16 %
|First Quarter Moon (4 days)
February 15, 2016 at 8:46 pm
|Full Moon (11 days)
February 23, 2016 at 7:20 am
|Last Quarter Moon (19 days)
March 2, 2016 at 12:11 pm
|New Moon (26 days)
March 9, 2016 at 2:54 pm
Total Solar Eclipse
|Lunar transit||4:34 pm|
|Duration of the moon||12 h 9 m|
|Duration of the sun||13 h 31 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon