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 Friday, 31th of July of 2015, the sun rose in Santa Cruz (Monterey Bay) at 6:13 am and sunset will be at 8:14 pm. The moon set at 6:33 am at 252º southwest. Eventually, the moon will rise again in the southeast (105º) at 8:25 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 5:08 am and the next low tide at 4:39 pm. The first high tide was at 11:44 am and the next high tide will be at 10:51 pm.
The lunar phase is a Full Moon. Today we have 14 hours and 1 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 1:14 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 10 hours and 8 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 100. With such a hight coefficient we will have big tides and the currents will also be very evident. At noon the tidal coefficient increases to 102 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 104. The tide heights today are -1.0 ft, 4.3 ft, 2.0 ft and 6.2 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 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 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 8, 2015 at 2:00 am ► 3:00 am
End of summer time UTC-8
November 1, 2015 at 2:00 am ► 1:00 am
There are 92 days left until the clocks change
|5:08 am||low tide||( -1.0 ft. )|
|11:44 am||high tide||( 4.3 ft. )|
|4:39 pm||low tide||( 2.0 ft. )|
|10:51 pm||high tide||( 6.2 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 1:05 am to 3:05 am and from 1:29 pm to 3:29 pm.
from 6:33 am to 7:33 am and from 8:25 pm to 9:25 pm.
Moon age: 14 days
Light: 100 %
|Last Quarter Moon (6 days)
August 6, 2015 at 7:03 pm
|New Moon (14 days)
August 14, 2015 at 7:54 am
|First Quarter Moon (22 days)
August 22, 2015 at 12:31 pm
|Full Moon (28 days)
August 29, 2015 at 11:35 am
|Lunar transit||1:05 am|
|Duration of the moon||10 h 8 m|
|Duration of the sun||14 h 1 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon