Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Avalon (Santa Catalina Island). 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 Avalon (Santa Catalina Island) ...
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Today Wednesday, 3rd of September of 2014, the sun will rise in Avalon (Santa Catalina Island) at 6:29 am and sunset will be at 7:15 pm. Today we begin the day with the moon already visible in the sky, so first we will see the moonset, which will take place at 12:35 am at 247º southwest. Eventually, the moon will rise again in the southeast (113º) at 2:53 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide will be at 6:20 am and the next high tide at 5:03 pm. The only low tide of the day will be at 10:29 am.
The lunar phase is a First Quarter Moon. Today we will have 12 hours and 46 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 12:52 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 9 hours and 42 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 48, 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 52 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 57. The tide heights today are 3.3 ft, 2.6 ft and 5.2 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Avalon (Santa Catalina Island) which is of 6.9 ft and a minimum height of -1.6 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in Avalon (Santa Catalina Island) 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 Avalon (Santa Catalina Island). The times are generated in local time in California 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 Avalon (Santa Catalina Island) 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).
90704 Avalon (Santa Catalina Island)
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 60 days left until the clocks change
|6:20 am||high tide||( 3.3 ft. )|
|10:29 am||low tide||( 2.6 ft. )|
|5:03 pm||high tide||( 5.2 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 7:44 am to 9:44 am and from 8:13 pm to 10:13 pm.
from 12:35 am to 1:35 am and from 2:53 pm to 3:53 pm.
First Quarter Moon
Moon age: 8 days
Light: 55 %
|Full Moon (6 days)
September 8, 2014 at 6:38 pm
|Last Quarter Moon (13 days)
September 15, 2014 at 7:05 pm
|New Moon (21 days)
September 23, 2014 at 11:14 pm
|First Quarter Moon (28 days)
October 1, 2014 at 12:33 pm
|Lunar transit||8:13 pm|
|Duration of the moon||9 h 42 m|
|Duration of the sun||12 h 46 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon