Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Santa Cruz (Monterey Bay). 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 Cruz (Monterey Bay) ...
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Today Thursday, 21th of August of 2014, the sun rose in Santa Cruz (Monterey Bay) at 6:31 am and sunset was at 7:50 pm. The moon rose in the northeast (68º) at 3:08 am and set in the west (290º) at 5:19 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 2:55 am and the next low tide at 2:21 pm. The first high tide was at 9:38 am and the next high tide at 8:30 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waning Crescent. Today we had 13 hours and 19 minutes of sun. The solar transit was at 1:10 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 20 hours and 52 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 57 (average). At noon the tidal coefficient increases to 62 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 65. The tide heights today are 0.3 ft, 3.9 ft, 2.6 ft and 5.2 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Santa Cruz (Monterey Bay) which is of 6.6 ft and a minimum height of -1.6 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in Santa Cruz (Monterey Bay) tells us that today is an average day for fishing, the fish activity forecast is average. Please, read more about solunar tables. The best times of day for fishing are:
Tide timetable for Santa Cruz (Monterey Bay). 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:
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NOTE: The times reflected in the tide table for Santa Cruz (Monterey Bay) 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).
95060 Santa Cruz (Monterey Bay)
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 72 days left until the clocks change
|2:55 am||low tide||( 0.3 ft. )|
|9:38 am||high tide||( 3.9 ft. )|
|2:21 pm||low tide||( 2.6 ft. )|
|8:30 pm||high tide||( 5.2 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 10:13 am to 12:13 pm and from 10:39 pm to 12:39 am.
from 3:08 am to 4:08 am and from 5:19 pm to 6:19 pm.
Moon age: 25 days
Light: 19 %
|New Moon (3 days)
August 25, 2014 at 7:13 am
|First Quarter Moon (11 days)
September 2, 2014 at 4:11 am
|Full Moon (18 days)
September 8, 2014 at 6:38 pm
|Last Quarter Moon (24 days)
September 15, 2014 at 7:05 pm
|Lunar transit||10:13 am|
|Duration of the moon||20 h 52 m|
|Duration of the sun||13 h 19 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon