Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Sitka. 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 Sitka ...
We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned fishing expedition! Good luck!
Today Friday, 31th of October of 2014, the sun rose in Sitka at 8:12 am and sunset will be at 5:17 pm. The moon set at 12:47 am at 246º southwest. Eventually, the moon will rise again in the southeast (110º) at 3:52 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 12:53 am and the next low tide at 1:32 pm. The first high tide was at 7:42 am and the next high tide will be at 7:21 pm.
The lunar phase is a First Quarter Moon. Today we have 9 hours and 5 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 12:45 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 8 hours and 55 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 55 (average). At noon the tidal coefficient increases to 57 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 61. The tide heights today are 1.0 ft, 8.5 ft, 3.9 ft and 8.5 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Sitka which is of 12.8 ft and a minimum height of -3.3 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in Sitka 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 Sitka. 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 ] , [ average activity ] , [ high activity ] , [ very high activity ]
NOTE: The times reflected in the tide table for Sitka 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).
Start of summer time UTC-7
March 9, 2014 at 2:00 am ► 3:00 am
End of summer time UTC-8
November 2, 2014 at 2:00 am ► 1:00 am
There are 2 days left until the clocks change
|12:53 am||low tide||( 1.0 ft. )|
|7:42 am||high tide||( 8.5 ft. )|
|1:32 pm||low tide||( 3.9 ft. )|
|7:21 pm||high tide||( 8.5 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 8:19 am to 10:19 am and from 8:59 pm to 10:59 pm.
from 12:47 am to 1:47 am and from 3:52 pm to 4:52 pm.
First Quarter Moon
Moon age: 7 days
Light: 48 %
|Full Moon (6 days)
November 6, 2014 at 3:23 pm
|Last Quarter Moon (14 days)
November 14, 2014 at 8:16 am
|New Moon (22 days)
November 22, 2014 at 5:32 am
|First Quarter Moon (28 days)
November 29, 2014 at 3:06 am
|Lunar transit||8:59 pm|
|Duration of the moon||8 h 55 m|
|Duration of the sun||9 h 5 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon