Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Wellington. 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 Wellington ...
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Today Saturday, 19th of April of 2014, the sun rose in Wellington at 6:55 am and sunset was at 5:45 pm. The moon set at 10:35 am at 245º southwest. Then, the moon rose at 115º southeast at 8:41 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 2:01 am and the next low tide at 2:12 pm. The first high tide was at 8:02 am and the next high tide at 8:22 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waning Gibbous. Today we had 10 hours and 50 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 54 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 75, a high value and therefore the range of tides and currents will also be high. At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 69 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 65. The tide heights today are 0.6 m, 1.6 m, 0.6 m and 1.7 m. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Wellington which is of 1.8 m and a minimum height of 0.4 m.
The solunar fishing calendar in Wellington tells us that today is an average day for fishing, the fish activity forecast is average. Please, read more about solunar tables. The best times of day for fishing are:
Tide timetable for Wellington. The times are generated in local time in Wellington / Kapiti 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 Wellington 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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|2:01 am||low tide||( 0.6 m )|
|8:02 am||high tide||( 1.6 m )|
|2:12 pm||low tide||( 0.6 m )|
|8:22 pm||high tide||( 1.7 m )|
|Activity of the day
from 3:11 am to 5:11 am and from 3:38 pm to 5:38 pm.
from 10:35 am to 11:35 am and from 8:41 pm to 9:41 pm.
Moon age: 19 days
Light: 84 %
|Last Quarter Moon (3 days)
April 22, 2014 at 7:52 pm
|New Moon (10 days)
April 29, 2014 at 6:14 pm
Annular Solar Eclipse
|First Quarter Moon (18 days)
May 7, 2014 at 3:15 pm
|Full Moon (25 days)
May 15, 2014 at 7:16 am
|Lunar transit||3:11 am|
|Duration of the moon||13 h 54 m|
|Duration of the sun||10 h 50 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon