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2015 tide table and solunar charts for Kirkcaldy for planning your fishing expedition

Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Kirkcaldy. 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 Kirkcaldy ...

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Tide Chart: high tides and low tides in Kirkcaldy  High tides and low tides in October 5, 2015 today High tides and low tides in October 7, 2015

Today Tuesday, 6th of October of 2015, the sun rose in Kirkcaldy at 7:26 h and sunset was at 18:35 h. The moon rose in the northeast (60º) at 0:19 h and set in the northwest (298º) at 16:05 h.

In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 3:30 h and the next low tide at 16:15 h. The first high tide was at 10:15 h and the next high tide at 22:50 h.

The lunar phase is a Waning Crescent. Today we had 11 hours and 9 minutes of sun. The solar transit was at 13:01 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 16 hours and 5 minutes.

High tides and low tides in Kirkcaldy
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The tidal coefficient today is 44, 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. At noon the tidal coefficient increases to 48 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 52. The tide heights today are 1.7 m, 4.3 m, 2.1 m and 4.2 m. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Kirkcaldy which is of 5.9 m and a minimum height of -0.3 m.

High tides and low tides in Kirkcaldy

Solunar chart for Kirkcaldy   Solunar charts in October 5, 2015 today Solunar charts in October 7, 2015

The solunar fishing calendar in Kirkcaldy 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:

solunar period from 0:19 h to 1:19 h, low activity minor period (moonrise)
solunar period from 8:12 h to 10:12 h, average activity solunar activity Major period (moon up)
solunar period from 16:05 h to 17:05 h, low activity minor period (moonset)
solunar period from 20:43 h to 22:43 h, average activity solunar activity Major period (moon down)

Solunar chart for Kirkcaldy

Tide timetable for Kirkcaldy   Tide tables for Kirkcaldy in September 2015 October 2015 Tide tables for Kirkcaldy in November 2015

Tide timetable for Kirkcaldy. 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 ]  ,   [ solunar activity average activity ]  ,  [ solunar activitysolunar activity high activity ]  ,  [ solunar activitysolunar activitysolunar activity very high activity ]

NOTE: The times reflected in the tide table for Kirkcaldy 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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Coordinates of Kirkcaldy
56° 06' 46" N    03° 08' 59" W

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Local time

Timezone Europe/LondonUTC +1
Summer Time

Start of summer time UTC+1
March 29, 2015 at 2:00 h3:00 h

End of summer time UTC
October 25, 2015 at 3:00 h2:00 h
There are 18 days left until the clocks change

Local time and daylight savings time in Scotland  Local Time (LST / LDT)
All the times are generated in local time in Scotland. The daylight saving time change has also been borne in mind for your convenience.


High tides and low tides in Kirkcaldy
The water level is falling. There are 5 hours and 43 minutes until low tide.

3:30 hlow tide( 1.7 m )
10:15 hhigh tide( 4.3 m )
16:15 hlow tide( 2.1 m )
22:50 hhigh tide( 4.2 m )

Tidal coefficient

coefficient 0h 44
coefficient 12h 48

Solunar activity

Solunar activity Activity of the day

Major periods
from 8:12 h to 10:12 h and from 20:43 h to 22:43 h.

minor periods
from 0:19 h to 1:19 h and from 16:05 h to 17:05 h.

Moon phase

Waning Crescent

Waning Crescent

Moon age: 23 days
Light: 40 %
Northern Hemisphere
Next New Moon in Kirkcaldy New Moon (6 days)
October 13, 2015 at 1:06 h
Next First Quarter Moon in Kirkcaldy First Quarter Moon  (14 days)
October 20, 2015 at 21:31 h
Next Full Moon in Kirkcaldy Full Moon  (21 days)
October 27, 2015 at 13:05 h
Next Last Quarter Moon in Kirkcaldy Last Quarter Moon  (27 days)
November 3, 2015 at 13:24 h

Fishing barometer

Current atmospheric pressure in Kirkcaldy
General Fishing Conditions
Fishing changes by Pressure Trend
Very good
bite might slow as conditions stabilize
Normal activity
Good at first. Changing to poor
Note: Rapidly fluctuating either way are indication of good fishing.


Current weather conditions in Kirkcaldy


Current temperature in Kirkcaldy


Wind direction and speed in Kirkcaldy at this moment


Current relative humidity in Kirkcaldy

Rising and setting of the moon

Moonrise 0:19 h
Lunar transit 8:12 h
Moonset 16:05 h
Duration of the moon 16 h 5 m
Rising and setting of the moon in Kirkcaldy

Rising and setting of the sun

Sunrise 7:26 h
Transit 13:01 h
Sunset 18:35 h
Duration of the sun 11 h 9 m
Rising and setting of the sun in Kirkcaldy

Astronomical observation

Earth - Sun
Distance from the Earth to the Sun 2015-10-06 23:31:10

Angular diameter
0° 32' 0"

149,522,201 km

Earth - Moon
Distance from the Earth to the Moon 2015-10-06 23:31:10

Angular diameter
0° 30' 33"

391,104 km

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