Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Fort Matanzas. 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 Fort Matanzas ...
We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned fishing expedition! Good luck!
Today Monday, 9th of December of 2013, the sun rose in Fort Matanzas at 7:10 am and sunset was at 5:26 pm. The moon rose in the east at an angle of 91º at 12:27 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 1:37 am and the next high tide at 2:06 pm. The first low tide was at 8:22 am and the next low tide will be at 8:56 pm.
The lunar phase is a First Quarter Moon. Today we had 10 hours and 16 minutes of sun. The solar transit was at 12:18 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 11 hours and 33 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 58 (average). At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 56 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 55. The tide heights today are 4.3 ft, 0.3 ft, 4.3 ft and 0.0 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Fort Matanzas which is of 5.2 ft and a minimum height of -1.6 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in Fort Matanzas tells us that today is a good day for fishing, the fish activity forecast is high. Please, read more about solunar tables. The best times of day for fishing are:
| from 6:09 am to 8:09 am, very high activity Major period (moon down). This period of high activity coincides with sunrise; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, resulting in an excellent time for fishing
from 12:27 pm to 1:27 pm, high activity minor period (moonrise)
from 6:39 pm to 8:39 pm, very high activity Major period (moon up)
Tide timetable for Fort Matanzas. The times are generated in local time in Florida (East Coast) 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 Fort Matanzas 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).
32080 Fort Matanzas
Start of summer time UTC-4
March 9, 2014 at 2:00 am ► 3:00 am
There are 89 days left until the clocks change
End of summer time UTC-5
November 2, 2014 at 2:00 am ► 1:00 am
|1:37 am||high tide||( 4.3 ft. )|
|8:22 am||low tide||( 0.3 ft. )|
|2:06 pm||high tide||( 4.3 ft. )|
|8:56 pm||low tide||( 0.0 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 6:09 am to 8:09 am and from 6:39 pm to 8:39 pm.
from 12:27 pm to 1:27 pm
First Quarter Moon
Moon age: 7 days
Light: 42 %
|Full Moon (7 days)
December 17, 2013 at 4:28 am
|Last Quarter Moon (16 days)
December 25, 2013 at 8:48 am
|New Moon (22 days)
January 1, 2014 at 6:14 am
|First Quarter Moon (29 days)
January 7, 2014 at 10:39 pm
|Lunar transit||6:39 pm|
|Duration of the moon||11 h 33 m|
|Duration of the sun||10 h 16 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon