Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Santa Barbara. 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 Santa Barbara ...
We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned fishing expedition! Good luck!
Today Monday, 28th of July of 2014, the sun rose in Santa Barbara at 6:07 am and sunset was at 8:03 pm. The moon rose in the east (78º) at 7:46 am and set in the west (279º) at 8:56 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 5:25 am and the next low tide at 4:58 pm. The first high tide was at 12:01 pm and the next high tide at 11:04 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Today we had 13 hours and 56 minutes of sun. The solar transit was at 1:05 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 13 hours and 10 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 80, a high value and therefore the range of tides and currents will also be high. At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 79 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 78. The tide heights today are 0.0 ft, 3.9 ft, 2.3 ft and 5.2 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Santa Barbara which is of 6.9 ft and a minimum height of -1.6 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in Santa Barbara tells us that today is an excellent day for fishing, the fish activity forecast is very high. Please, read more about solunar tables. The best times of day for fishing are:
Tide timetable for Santa Barbara. 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 Santa Barbara 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).
93109 Santa Barbara
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 96 days left until the clocks change
|5:25 am||low tide||( 0.0 ft. )|
|12:01 pm||high tide||( 3.9 ft. )|
|4:58 pm||low tide||( 2.3 ft. )|
|11:04 pm||high tide||( 5.2 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 2:04 am to 4:04 am and from 2:21 pm to 4:21 pm.
from 7:46 am to 8:46 am and from 8:56 pm to 9:56 pm.
Moon age: 1 day
Light: 1 %
|First Quarter Moon (6 days)
August 3, 2014 at 5:50 pm
|Full Moon (12 days)
August 10, 2014 at 11:09 am
|Last Quarter Moon (19 days)
August 17, 2014 at 5:26 am
|New Moon (27 days)
August 25, 2014 at 7:13 am
|Lunar transit||2:21 pm|
|Duration of the moon||13 h 10 m|
|Duration of the sun||13 h 56 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon