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2014 tide table and solunar charts for Porthcawl for planning your fishing expedition

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

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Tides4fishing allows you to make tide predictions for Porthcawl years in advance. Please note that the data are approximations only valid for fishing and so IS NOT VALID FOR NAVIGATION.

Tide Chart: high tides and low tides in Porthcawl  High tides and low tides in July 29, 2014 today High tides and low tides in July 31, 2014

Today Wednesday, 30th of July of 2014, the sun rose in Porthcawl at 5:37 h and sunset will be at 21:08 h. The moon rose in the east (85º) at 9:25 h and will set in the west (272º) at 22:10 h.

In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 2:40 h and the next low tide will be at 14:45 h. The first high tide was at 8:45 h and the next high tide will be at 20:50 h.

The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Today we have 15 hours and 31 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 13:22 h and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 12 hours and 45 minutes.

High tides and low tides in Porthcawl
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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 72 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 70. The tide heights today are 1.7 m, 9.1 m, 2.0 m and 9.3 m. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Porthcawl which is of 10.7 m and a minimum height of 0.2 m.

High tides and low tides in Porthcawl

Solunar chart for Porthcawl   Solunar charts in July 29, 2014 today Solunar charts in July 31, 2014

The solunar fishing calendar in Porthcawl 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:

solunar period from 3:36 h to 5:36 h, high activity solunar activitysolunar activity Major period (moon down)
solunar period from 9:25 h to 10:25 h, average activity solunar activity minor period (moonrise)
solunar period from 15:47 h to 17:47 h, high activity solunar activitysolunar activity Major period (moon up)
solunar period from 22:10 h to 23:10 h, average activity solunar activity minor period (moonset)

Solunar chart for Porthcawl

Tide timetable for Porthcawl   Tide tables for Porthcawl in June 2014 July 2014 Tide tables for Porthcawl in August 2014

Tide timetable for Porthcawl. The times are generated in local time in Wales 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 Porthcawl 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 Porthcawl
51° 28' 17" N    03° 42' 13" W

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Local time

Timezone Europe/LondonUTC +1
Summer Time

Start of summer time UTC+1
March 30, 2014 at 2:00 h3:00 h

End of summer time UTC
October 26, 2014 at 3:00 h2:00 h
There are 88 days left until the clocks change

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


High tides and low tides in Porthcawl
The water level is falling. There are 4 hours and 42 minutes until low tide.

2:40 hlow tide( 1.7 m )
8:45 hhigh tide( 9.1 m )
14:45 hlow tide( 2.0 m )
20:50 hhigh tide( 9.3 m )

Tidal coefficient

coefficient 0h 75
coefficient 12h 72

Solunar activity

Solunar activity Activity of the day

Major periods
from 3:36 h to 5:36 h and from 15:47 h to 17:47 h.

minor periods
from 9:25 h to 10:25 h and from 22:10 h to 23:10 h.

Moon phase

Waxing Crescent

Waxing Crescent

Moon age: 3 days
Light: 8 %
Northern Hemisphere
Next First Quarter Moon in Porthcawl First Quarter Moon (5 days)
August 4, 2014 at 1:50 h
Next Full Moon in Porthcawl Full Moon  (11 days)
August 10, 2014 at 19:09 h
Next Last Quarter Moon in Porthcawl Last Quarter Moon  (18 days)
August 17, 2014 at 13:26 h
Next New Moon in Porthcawl New Moon  (26 days)
August 25, 2014 at 15:13 h

Fishing barometer

Current atmospheric pressure in Porthcawl
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 Porthcawl


Current temperature in Porthcawl


Wind direction and speed in Porthcawl at this moment


Current relative humidity in Porthcawl

Rising and setting of the moon

Moonrise 9:25 h
Lunar transit 15:47 h
Moonset 22:10 h
Duration of the moon 12 h 45 m
Rising and setting of the moon in Porthcawl

Rising and setting of the sun

Sunrise 5:37 h
Transit 13:22 h
Sunset 21:08 h
Duration of the sun 15 h 31 m
Rising and setting of the sun in Porthcawl

Astronomical observation

Earth - Sun
Distance from the Earth to the Sun 2014-07-30 10:02:45

Angular diameter
0° 31' 31"

151,865,848 km

Earth - Moon
Distance from the Earth to the Moon 2014-07-30 10:02:45

Angular diameter
0° 29' 36"

403,633 km

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