Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Folkestone. 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 Folkestone ...
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Tides4fishing allows you to make tide predictions for Folkestone years in advance. Please note that the data are approximations only valid for fishing and so IS NOT VALID FOR NAVIGATION.
Today Saturday, 29th of November of 2014, the sun will rise in Folkestone at 7:34 h and sunset will be at 15:52 h. The moon will emerge in the east at an angle of 99º at 12:25 h.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 3:10 h and the next high tide will be at 15:50 h. The first low tide will be at 10:40 h and the next low tide at 23:10 h.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Today we will have 8 hours and 18 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 11:43 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 11 hours and 35 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 59 (average). At noon the tidal coefficient increases to 60 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 61. The tide heights today are 6.6 m, 1.6 m, 6.4 m and 1.8 m. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Folkestone which is of 7.6 m and a minimum height of 0.1 m.
The solunar fishing calendar in Folkestone 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 5:37 h to 7:37 h, very high activity Major period (moon down). This period of high activity coincides with sunrise; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, resulting in an excellent time for fishing
from 12:25 h to 13:25 h, high activity minor period (moonrise)
from 18:14 h to 20:14 h, very high activity Major period (moon up)
Tide timetable for Folkestone. The times are generated in local time in England 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 Folkestone 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).
Start of summer time UTC+1
March 29, 2015 at 2:00 h ► 3:00 h
There are 120 days left until the clocks change
End of summer time UTC
October 25, 2015 at 3:00 h ► 2:00 h
|3:10 h||high tide||( 6.6 m )|
|10:40 h||low tide||( 1.6 m )|
|15:50 h||high tide||( 6.4 m )|
|23:10 h||low tide||( 1.8 m )|
|Activity of the day
from 5:37 h to 7:37 h and from 18:14 h to 20:14 h.
from 12:25 h to 13:25 h
Moon age: 7 days
Light: 45 %
|First Quarter Moon (0 days)
November 29, 2014 at 10:06 h
|Full Moon (7 days)
December 6, 2014 at 12:27 h
|Last Quarter Moon (15 days)
December 14, 2014 at 12:51 h
|New Moon (22 days)
December 22, 2014 at 1:36 h
|Lunar transit||18:14 h|
|Duration of the moon||11 h 35 m|
|Duration of the sun||8 h 18 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon