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 Monday, 20th of May of 2013, the sun rose in San Nicolas Island at 5:54 am and sunset will be at 7:55 pm. The moon set at 2:37 am at 267º west. Then, the moon rose at 96º east at 3:21 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 1:00 am and the next low tide at 12:27 pm. The first high tide was at 6:27 am and the next high tide will be at 6:53 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Gibbous. Today we have 14 hours and 1 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 12:55 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 11 hours and 16 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 61 (average). At noon the tidal coefficient increases to 67 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 72. The tide heights today are 1.3 ft, 3.3 ft, 1.0 ft and 4.6 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 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:
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 10, 2013 at 2:00 am ► 3:00 am
End of summer time UTC-8
November 3, 2013 at 2:00 am ► 1:00 am
There are 166 days left until the clocks change
|1:00 am||low tide||( 1.3 ft. )|
|6:27 am||high tide||( 3.3 ft. )|
|12:27 pm||low tide||( 1.0 ft. )|
|6:53 pm||high tide||( 4.6 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 8:59 am to 10:59 am and from 9:17 pm to 11:17 pm.
from 2:37 am to 3:37 am and from 3:21 pm to 4:21 pm.
Moon age: 9 days
Light: 69 %
|Full Moon (4 days)
May 24, 2013 at 9:25 pm
Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
|Last Quarter Moon (11 days)
May 31, 2013 at 11:58 am
|New Moon (19 days)
June 8, 2013 at 8:56 am
|First Quarter Moon (26 days)
June 16, 2013 at 10:24 am
|Lunar transit||9:17 pm|
|Duration of the moon||11 h 16 m|
|Duration of the sun||14 h 1 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon