Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in San Nicolas 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 San Nicolas Island ...
We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned fishing expedition! Good luck!
Today Sunday, 8th of December of 2013, the sun rose in San Nicolas Island at 6:50 am and sunset will be at 4:51 pm. The moon will rise in the east (96º) at 11:27 am and will set in the west (267º) at 11:30 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 2:08 am and the next high tide will be at 1:18 pm. The first low tide was at 7:50 am and the next low tide will be at 8:24 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Today we have 10 hours and 1 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 11:50 am and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 12 hours and 3 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 66 (average). At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 61 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 58. The tide heights today are 3.9 ft, 2.0 ft, 3.9 ft and 0.3 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for San Nicolas Island which is of 6.6 ft and a minimum height of -1.6 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in San Nicolas 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:
| from 4:56 am to 6:56 am, very high activity Major period (moon down). This period of high activity coincides with sunrise; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, resulting in an excellent time for fishing
from 11:27 am to 12:27 pm, high activity minor period (moonrise)
from 5:28 pm to 7:28 pm, very high activity Major period (moon up)
from 11:30 pm to 12:30 am, high activity minor period (moonset)
Tide timetable for San Nicolas 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 San Nicolas 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).
Start of summer time UTC-7
March 9, 2014 at 2:00 am ► 3:00 am
There are 91 days left until the clocks change
End of summer time UTC-8
November 2, 2014 at 2:00 am ► 1:00 am
|2:08 am||high tide||( 3.9 ft. )|
|7:50 am||low tide||( 2.0 ft. )|
|1:18 pm||high tide||( 3.9 ft. )|
|8:24 pm||low tide||( 0.3 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 4:56 am to 6:56 am and from 5:28 pm to 7:28 pm.
from 11:27 am to 12:27 pm and from 11:30 pm to 12:30 am.
Moon age: 6 days
Light: 32 %
|First Quarter Moon (1 day)
December 9, 2013 at 7:12 am
|Full Moon (9 days)
December 17, 2013 at 1:28 am
|Last Quarter Moon (17 days)
December 25, 2013 at 5:48 am
|New Moon (23 days)
January 1, 2014 at 3:14 am
|Lunar transit||5:28 pm|
|Duration of the moon||12 h 3 m|
|Duration of the sun||10 h 1 m|
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