Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Portsmouth. 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 Portsmouth ...
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Tides4fishing allows you to make tide predictions for Portsmouth years in advance. Please note that the data are approximations only valid for fishing and so IS NOT VALID FOR NAVIGATION.
Today Tuesday, 28th of April of 2015, the sun rose in Portsmouth at 5:43 h and sunset will be at 20:20 h. The moon set at 3:27 h at 283º west. Then, the moon rose at 80º east at 14:36 h.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 1:30 h and the next low tide at 13:55 h. The first high tide was at 8:10 h and the next high tide will be at 20:50 h.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Gibbous. Today we have 14 hours and 37 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 13:02 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 12 hours and 51 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 51 (average). At noon the tidal coefficient increases to 55 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 59. The tide heights today are 2.0 m, 3.7 m, 1.8 m and 3.9 m. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Portsmouth which is of 5.1 m and a minimum height of 0.2 m.
The solunar fishing calendar in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth. 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 Portsmouth 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
End of summer time UTC
October 25, 2015 at 3:00 h ► 2:00 h
There are 180 days left until the clocks change
|1:30 h||low tide||( 2.0 m )|
|8:10 h||high tide||( 3.7 m )|
|13:55 h||low tide||( 1.8 m )|
|20:50 h||high tide||( 3.9 m )|
|Activity of the day
from 9:01 h to 11:01 h and from 21:13 h to 23:13 h.
from 3:27 h to 4:27 h and from 14:36 h to 15:36 h.
Moon age: 9 days
Light: 69 %
|Full Moon (6 days)
May 4, 2015 at 4:42 h
|Last Quarter Moon (13 days)
May 11, 2015 at 11:36 h
|New Moon (20 days)
May 18, 2015 at 5:13 h
|First Quarter Moon (27 days)
May 25, 2015 at 18:19 h
|Lunar transit||21:13 h|
|Duration of the moon||12 h 51 m|
|Duration of the sun||14 h 37 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon