Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Gulf Shores. 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 Gulf Shores ...
We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned fishing expedition! Good luck!
Today Wednesday, 24th of December of 2014, the sun rose in Gulf Shores at 6:45 am and sunset was at 4:57 pm. The moon rose in the southeast (106º) at 8:46 am and set in the southwest (256º) at 8:08 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the only low tide of the day was at 12:07 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Today we had 10 hours and 12 minutes of sun. The solar transit was at 11:51 am and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 11 hours and 22 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 95. With such a hight coefficient we will have big tides and the currents will also be very evident. At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 91 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 89. The heigh of the tide is -0.3 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Gulf Shores which is of 1.6 ft and a minimum height of -0.7 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in Gulf Shores 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:
Tide timetable for Gulf Shores. The times are generated in local time in Alabama 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 Gulf Shores 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 feet 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).
36542 Gulf Shores
Start of summer time UTC-5
March 8, 2015 at 2:00 am ► 3:00 am
There are 73 days left until the clocks change
End of summer time UTC-6
November 1, 2015 at 2:00 am ► 1:00 am
|12:07 pm||low tide||( -0.3 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 1:54 am to 3:54 am and from 2:27 pm to 4:27 pm.
from 8:46 am to 9:46 am and from 8:08 pm to 9:08 pm.
Moon age: 2 days
Light: 5 %
|First Quarter Moon (4 days)
December 28, 2014 at 12:31 pm
|Full Moon (11 days)
January 4, 2015 at 10:53 pm
|Last Quarter Moon (19 days)
January 13, 2015 at 3:47 am
|New Moon (26 days)
January 20, 2015 at 7:14 am
|Lunar transit||2:27 pm|
|Duration of the moon||11 h 22 m|
|Duration of the sun||10 h 12 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon