Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Castine. 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 Castine ...
We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned fishing expedition! Good luck!
Today Saturday, 18th of April of 2015, the sun will rise in Castine at 5:44 am and sunset will be at 7:24 pm. The moon will rise in the east (79º) at 5:46 am and will set in the west (284º) at 7:27 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide will be at 5:03 am and the next low tide at 5:24 pm. The first high tide will be at 11:18 am and the next high tide at 11:39 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waning Crescent. Today we will have 13 hours and 40 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 12:34 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 13 hours and 41 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 110. With such a hight coefficient we will have big tides and the currents will also be very evident. At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 109 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 107. The tide heights today are -1.6 ft, 12.1 ft, -1.3 ft and 12.8 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Castine which is of 12.8 ft and a minimum height of -2.3 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in Castine 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 Castine. The times are generated in local time in Maine 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 Castine 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-4
March 8, 2015 at 2:00 am ► 3:00 am
End of summer time UTC-5
November 1, 2015 at 2:00 am ► 1:00 am
There are 197 days left until the clocks change
|5:03 am||low tide||( -1.6 ft. )|
|11:18 am||high tide||( 12.1 ft. )|
|5:24 pm||low tide||( -1.3 ft. )|
|11:39 pm||high tide||( 12.8 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 12:36 pm to 2:36 pm
from 5:46 am to 6:46 am and from 7:27 pm to 8:27 pm.
Moon age: 29 days
Light: 1 %
|New Moon (1 day)
April 18, 2015 at 2:57 pm
|First Quarter Moon (8 days)
April 25, 2015 at 7:55 pm
|Full Moon (16 days)
May 3, 2015 at 11:42 pm
|Last Quarter Moon (23 days)
May 11, 2015 at 6:36 am
|Lunar transit||12:36 pm|
|Duration of the moon||13 h 41 m|
|Duration of the sun||13 h 40 m|
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Earth - Moon