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2014 tide table and solunar charts for Sarasota for planning your fishing expedition

Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Sarasota. 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 Sarasota ...

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Tide Chart: high tides and low tides in Sarasota  High tides and low tides in April 17, 2014 today High tides and low tides in April 19, 2014

Today Friday, 18th of April of 2014, the sun rose in Sarasota at 7:02 am and sunset will be at 7:58 pm. The moon set at 9:36 am at 249º southwest. Eventually, the moon will rise again in the southeast (112º) at 11:30 pm.

In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 4:01 am and the next high tide at 2:21 pm. The first low tide was at 8:42 am and the next low tide will be at 10:53 pm.

The lunar phase is a Waning Gibbous. Today we have 12 hours and 56 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 1:30 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 10 hours and 6 minutes.

High tides and low tides in Sarasota
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The tidal coefficient today is 84, 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 75. The tide heights today are 1.3 ft, 1.0 ft, 2.3 ft and -0.3 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Sarasota which is of 2.6 ft and a minimum height of -1.0 ft.

High tides and low tides in Sarasota

Solunar chart for Sarasota   Solunar charts in April 17, 2014 today Solunar charts in April 19, 2014

The solunar fishing calendar in Sarasota tells us that today is a bad day for fishing, the fish activity forecast is low, however, this is just a chance so we encourage you to take your rod and try it during solunar periods. Please, read more about solunar tables. The best times of day for fishing are:

solunar period from 4:03 am to 6:03 am, average activity solunar activity Major period (moon up)
solunar period from 9:36 am to 10:36 am, low activity minor period (moonset)
solunar period from 4:33 pm to 6:33 pm, average activity solunar activity Major period (moon down)
solunar period from 11:30 pm to 12:30 am, low activity minor period (moonrise)

Solunar chart for Sarasota

Tide timetable for Sarasota   Tide tables for Sarasota in March 2014 April 2014 Tide tables for Sarasota in May 2014

Tide timetable for Sarasota. The times are generated in local time in Florida (Gulf 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 ]  ,   [ solunar activity average activity ]  ,  [ solunar activitysolunar activity high activity ]  ,  [ solunar activitysolunar activitysolunar activity very high activity ]

NOTE: The times reflected in the tide table for Sarasota 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).

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Coordinates of Sarasota
27° 19' 54" N    82° 32' 42" W

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Local time

Timezone America/New_YorkUTC -4
Summer Time

Start of summer time UTC-4
March 9, 2014 at 2:00 am3:00 am

End of summer time UTC-5
November 2, 2014 at 2:00 am1:00 am
There are 197 days left until the clocks change

Local time and daylight savings time in Florida (Gulf Coast)  Local Time (LST / LDT)
All the times are generated in local time in Florida (Gulf Coast). The daylight saving time change has also been borne in mind for your convenience.


High tides and low tides in Sarasota
The water level is falling. There are 5 hours and 11 minutes until low tide.

4:01 amhigh tide( 1.3 ft. )
8:42 amlow tide( 1.0 ft. )
2:21 pmhigh tide( 2.3 ft. )
10:53 pmlow tide( -0.3 ft. )

Tidal coefficient

coefficient 0h 84
coefficient 12h 79

Solunar activity

Solunar activity Activity of the day

Major periods
from 4:03 am to 6:03 am and from 4:33 pm to 6:33 pm.

minor periods
from 9:36 am to 10:36 am and from 11:30 pm to 12:30 am.

Moon phase

Waning Gibbous

Waning Gibbous

Moon age: 18 days
Light: 91 %
Northern Hemisphere
Next Last Quarter Moon in Sarasota Last Quarter Moon (3 days)
April 22, 2014 at 3:52 am
Next New Moon in Sarasota New Moon  (10 days)
April 29, 2014 at 2:14 am
Annular Solar Eclipse
Next First Quarter Moon in Sarasota First Quarter Moon  (18 days)
May 6, 2014 at 11:15 pm
Next Full Moon in Sarasota Full Moon  (25 days)
May 14, 2014 at 3:16 pm

Fishing barometer

Current atmospheric pressure in Sarasota
General Fishing Conditions
Fishing changes by Pressure Trend
Very good
bite might slow as conditions stabilize
Normal activity
Good at first. Changing to poor
Note: Rapidly fluctuating either way are indication of good fishing.


Current weather conditions in Sarasota


Current temperature in Sarasota


Wind direction and speed in Sarasota at this moment


Current relative humidity in Sarasota

Rising and setting of the moon

Moonrise 11:30 pm
Lunar transit 4:03 am
Moonset 9:36 am
Duration of the moon 10 h 6 m
Rising and setting of the moon in Sarasota

Rising and setting of the sun

Sunrise 7:02 am
Transit 1:30 pm
Sunset 7:58 pm
Duration of the sun 12 h 56 m
Rising and setting of the sun in Sarasota

Astronomical observation

Earth - Sun
Distance from the Earth to the Sun 2014-04-18 17:41:22

Angular diameter
0° 31' 52"

1.003890 ua

Earth - Moon
Distance from the Earth to the Moon 2014-04-18 17:41:22

Angular diameter
0° 31' 55"

0.002502 ua

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