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

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

We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned fishing expedition! Good luck!

Tide Chart: high tides and low tides in Ketchikan  High tides and low tides in July 30, 2014 today High tides and low tides in August 1, 2014

Today Thursday, 31th of July of 2014, the sun rose in Ketchikan at 4:54 am and sunset was at 8:51 pm. The moon rose in the east (94º) at 11:23 am and will set in the west (263º) at 11:08 pm.

In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 3:45 am and the next high tide at 4:17 pm. The first low tide was at 9:55 am and the next low tide will be at 10:17 pm.

The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Today we had 15 hours and 57 minutes of sun. The solar transit was at 12:53 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 11 hours and 45 minutes.

High tides and low tides in Ketchikan
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The tidal coefficient today is 70, a high value and therefore the range of tides and currents will also be high. At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 66 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 63. The tide heights today are 14.1 ft, 0.3 ft, 14.4 ft and 2.3 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Ketchikan which is of 19.7 ft and a minimum height of -4.3 ft.

High tides and low tides in Ketchikan

Solunar chart for Ketchikan   Solunar charts in July 30, 2014 today Solunar charts in August 1, 2014

The solunar fishing calendar in Ketchikan 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 5:05 am to 7:05 am, average activity solunar activity Major period (moon down)
solunar period from 11:23 am to 12:23 pm, low activity minor period (moonrise)
solunar period from 5:15 pm to 7:15 pm, average activity solunar activity Major period (moon up)
solunar period from 11:08 pm to 12:08 am, low activity minor period (moonset)

Solunar chart for Ketchikan

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

Tide timetable for Ketchikan. The times are generated in local time in Alaska´s Inside Passage 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 Ketchikan 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).

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Coordinates of Ketchikan
55° 19' 54" N    131° 37' 34" W

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Local time

Timezone America/JuneauUTC -7
Alaska´s Inside Passage
Summer Time

Start of summer time UTC-7
March 9, 2014 at 2:00 am3:00 am

End of summer time UTC-8
November 2, 2014 at 2:00 am1:00 am
There are 93 days left until the clocks change

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


High tides and low tides in Ketchikan
The water level is falling. Quedan 32 minutos para la low tide.

3:45 amhigh tide( 14.1 ft. )
9:55 amlow tide( 0.3 ft. )
4:17 pmhigh tide( 14.4 ft. )
10:17 pmlow tide( 2.3 ft. )

Tidal coefficient

coefficient 0h 70
coefficient 12h 66

Solunar activity

Solunar activity Activity of the day

Major periods
from 5:05 am to 7:05 am and from 5:15 pm to 7:15 pm.

minor periods
from 11:23 am to 12:23 pm and from 11:08 pm to 12:08 am.

Moon phase

Waxing Crescent

Waxing Crescent

Moon age: 4 days
Light: 14 %
Northern Hemisphere
Next First Quarter Moon in Ketchikan First Quarter Moon (3 days)
August 3, 2014 at 5:50 pm
Next Full Moon in Ketchikan Full Moon  (10 days)
August 10, 2014 at 11:09 am
Next Last Quarter Moon in Ketchikan Last Quarter Moon  (16 days)
August 17, 2014 at 5:26 am
Next New Moon in Ketchikan New Moon  (24 days)
August 25, 2014 at 7:13 am

Fishing barometer

Current atmospheric pressure in Ketchikan
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 Ketchikan


Current temperature in Ketchikan


Wind direction and speed in Ketchikan at this moment


Current relative humidity in Ketchikan

Rising and setting of the moon

Moonrise 11:23 am
Lunar transit 5:15 pm
Moonset 11:08 pm
Duration of the moon 11 h 45 m
Rising and setting of the moon in Ketchikan

Rising and setting of the sun

Sunrise 4:54 am
Transit 12:53 pm
Sunset 8:51 pm
Duration of the sun 15 h 57 m
Rising and setting of the sun in Ketchikan

Astronomical observation

Earth - Sun
Distance from the Earth to the Sun 2014-07-31 21:44:05

Angular diameter
0° 31' 31"

1.015037 ua

Earth - Moon
Distance from the Earth to the Moon 2014-07-31 21:44:05

Angular diameter
0° 29' 46"

0.002683 ua

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