Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Fortrose. 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 Fortrose ...
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Tides4fishing allows you to make tide predictions for Fortrose years in advance. Please note that the data are approximations only valid for fishing and so IS NOT VALID FOR NAVIGATION.
Today Wednesday, 28th of January of 2015, the sun will rise in Fortrose at 8:26 h and sunset will be at 16:33 h. 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 2:34 h at 298º northwest. Eventually, the moon will rise again in the northeast (60º) at 11:34 h.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 0:05 h and the next low tide will be at 12:25 h. The first high tide will be at 6:25 h and the next high tide at 18:50 h.
The lunar phase is a First Quarter Moon. Today we will have 8 hours and 7 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 12:30 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 15 hours and 0 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 48, a low value, which means that the range (difference between high tide and low tide) will be lower than on other occasions and the currents will also be small. to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 50. The tide heights today are 1.2 m, 3.7 m, 1.5 m and 3.8 m. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Fortrose which is of 5.2 m and a minimum height of -0.5 m.
The solunar fishing calendar in Fortrose 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 2:34 h to 3:34 h, high activity minor period (moonset)
from 7:04 h to 9:04 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 11:34 h to 12:34 h, high activity minor period (moonrise)
from 19:39 h to 21:39 h, very high activity Major period (moon up)
Tide timetable for Fortrose. The times are generated in local time in Scotland 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 Fortrose 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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March 29, 2015 at 2:00 h ► 3:00 h
There are 60 days left until the clocks change
End of summer time UTC
October 25, 2015 at 3:00 h ► 2:00 h
|0:05 h||low tide||( 1.2 m )|
|6:25 h||high tide||( 3.7 m )|
|12:25 h||low tide||( 1.5 m )|
|18:50 h||high tide||( 3.8 m )|
|Activity of the day
from 7:04 h to 9:04 h and from 19:39 h to 21:39 h.
from 2:34 h to 3:34 h and from 11:34 h to 12:34 h.
First Quarter Moon
Moon age: 8 days
Light: 59 %
|Full Moon (7 days)
February 3, 2015 at 23:09 h
|Last Quarter Moon (15 days)
February 12, 2015 at 3:50 h
|New Moon (22 days)
February 18, 2015 at 23:47 h
|First Quarter Moon (28 days)
February 25, 2015 at 17:14 h
|Lunar transit||19:39 h|
|Duration of the moon||15 h 0 m|
|Duration of the sun||8 h 7 m|
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Earth - Moon