Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Oak Island (Atlantic Ocean). 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 Oak Island (Atlantic Ocean) ...
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Today Friday, 19th of December of 2014, the sun rose in Oak Island (Atlantic Ocean) at 7:13 am and sunset will be at 5:06 pm. The moon rose in the southeast (109º) at 4:31 am and will set in the southwest (250º) at 3:22 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 4:45 am and the next high tide will be at 4:53 pm. The first low tide was at 11:09 am and the next low tide will be at 11:13 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waning Crescent. Today we have 9 hours and 53 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 12:10 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 10 hours and 51 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 76, a high value and therefore the range of tides and currents will also be high. At noon the tidal coefficient increases to 82 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 86. The tide heights today are 5.2 ft, 0.3 ft, 4.3 ft and -0.3 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Oak Island (Atlantic Ocean) which is of 6.9 ft and a minimum height of -1.3 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in Oak Island (Atlantic Ocean) 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:
Tide timetable for Oak Island (Atlantic Ocean). The times are generated in local time in North Carolina 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 Oak Island (Atlantic Ocean) 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).
28465 Oak Island (Atlantic Ocean)
Start of summer time UTC-4
March 8, 2015 at 2:00 am ► 3:00 am
There are 79 days left until the clocks change
End of summer time UTC-5
November 1, 2015 at 2:00 am ► 1:00 am
|4:45 am||high tide||( 5.2 ft. )|
|11:09 am||low tide||( 0.3 ft. )|
|4:53 pm||high tide||( 4.3 ft. )|
|11:13 pm||low tide||( -0.3 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 9:56 am to 11:56 am and from 10:26 pm to 12:26 am.
from 4:31 am to 5:31 am and from 3:22 pm to 4:22 pm.
Moon age: 26 days
Light: 11 %
|New Moon (2 days)
December 21, 2014 at 8:36 pm
|First Quarter Moon (9 days)
December 28, 2014 at 1:31 pm
|Full Moon (16 days)
January 4, 2015 at 11:53 pm
|Last Quarter Moon (24 days)
January 13, 2015 at 4:47 am
|Lunar transit||9:56 am|
|Duration of the moon||10 h 51 m|
|Duration of the sun||9 h 53 m|
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