Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Plum Island (Merrimack River Entrance). 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 Plum Island (Merrimack River Entrance) ...
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Today Thursday, 27th of August of 2015, the sun rose in Plum Island (Merrimack River Entrance) at 6:03 am and sunset was at 7:26 pm. The moon set at 3:24 am at 248º southwest. Then, the moon rose at 110º southeast at 5:54 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 3:50 am and the next low tide at 4:03 pm. The first high tide was at 9:58 am and the next high tide will be at 10:17 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Gibbous. Today we had 13 hours and 23 minutes of sun. The solar transit was at 12:45 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 9 hours and 30 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 85, a high value and therefore the range of tides and currents will also be high. At noon the tidal coefficient increases to 92 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 99. The tide heights today are 0.0 ft, 7.9 ft, 0.3 ft and 9.2 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Plum Island (Merrimack River Entrance) which is of 10.5 ft and a minimum height of -1.6 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in Plum Island (Merrimack River Entrance) tells us that today is an average day for fishing, the fish activity forecast is average. Please, read more about solunar tables. The best times of day for fishing are:
Tide timetable for Plum Island (Merrimack River Entrance). The times are generated in local time in Massachusetts 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 Plum Island (Merrimack River Entrance) 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).
01950 Plum Island (Merrimack River Entrance)
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 65 days left until the clocks change
|3:50 am||low tide||( 0.0 ft. )|
|9:58 am||high tide||( 7.9 ft. )|
|4:03 pm||low tide||( 0.3 ft. )|
|10:17 pm||high tide||( 9.2 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 10:39 am to 12:39 pm and from 11:13 pm to 1:13 am.
from 3:24 am to 4:24 am and from 5:54 pm to 6:54 pm.
Moon age: 12 days
Light: 89 %
|Full Moon (2 days)
August 29, 2015 at 2:35 pm
|Last Quarter Moon (8 days)
September 5, 2015 at 5:54 am
|New Moon (16 days)
September 13, 2015 at 2:41 am
Partial Solar Eclipse
|First Quarter Moon (24 days)
September 21, 2015 at 4:59 am
|Lunar transit||11:13 pm|
|Duration of the moon||9 h 30 m|
|Duration of the sun||13 h 23 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon