Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Point Barrow. 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 Point Barrow ...
We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned fishing expedition! Good luck!
Today Friday, 24th of October of 2014, the sun rose in Point Barrow at 10:36 am and sunset was at 5:43 pm. The moon rose in the southeast (138º) at 12:59 pm and set in the southwest (219º) at 6:49 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 2:18 am and the next high tide at 2:04 pm. The first low tide was at 8:08 am and the next low tide will be at 8:47 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Today we had 7 hours and 7 minutes of sun. The solar transit was at 2:09 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 5 hours and 50 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 92. With such a hight coefficient we will have big tides and the currents will also be very evident. to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 90. The tide heights today are 0.3 ft, 0.0 ft, 0.3 ft and 0.0 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Point Barrow which is of 0.3 ft and a minimum height of 0.0 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in Point Barrow 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:
| from 3:56 am to 5:56 am, very high activity Major period (moon down)
from 12:59 pm to 1:59 pm, very high activity minor period (moonrise)
from 3:54 pm to 5:54 pm, very high activity Major period (moon up). This period of high activity coincides with sunset; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, resulting in an excellent time for fishing
from 6:49 pm to 7:49 pm, very high activity minor period (moonset)
Tide timetable for Point Barrow. The times are generated in local time in Far North Alaska 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 Point Barrow 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
End of summer time UTC-8
November 2, 2014 at 2:00 am ► 1:00 am
There are 8 days left until the clocks change
|2:18 am||high tide||( 0.3 ft. )|
|8:08 am||low tide||( 0.0 ft. )|
|2:04 pm||high tide||( 0.3 ft. )|
|8:47 pm||low tide||( 0.0 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 3:56 am to 5:56 am and from 3:54 pm to 5:54 pm.
from 12:59 pm to 1:59 pm and from 6:49 pm to 7:49 pm.
Moon age: 0 days
Light: 0 %
|First Quarter Moon (6 days)
October 30, 2014 at 7:48 pm
|Full Moon (13 days)
November 6, 2014 at 3:23 pm
|Last Quarter Moon (21 days)
November 14, 2014 at 8:16 am
|New Moon (28 days)
November 22, 2014 at 5:32 am
|Lunar transit||3:54 pm|
|Duration of the moon||5 h 50 m|
|Duration of the sun||7 h 7 m|
Earth - Sun
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