Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Sunset Beach. 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 Sunset Beach ...
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Today Wednesday, 1st of April of 2015, the sun rose in Sunset Beach at 7:00 am and sunset was at 7:35 pm. The moon set at 5:24 am at 277º west. Then, the moon rose at 85º east at 5:18 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 12:06 am and the next low tide at 12:31 pm. The first high tide was at 6:14 am and the next high tide at 6:39 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Gibbous. Today we had 12 hours and 35 minutes of sun. The solar transit was at 1:18 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 12 hours and 6 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 73, a high value and therefore the range of tides and currents will also be high. At noon the tidal coefficient increases to 77 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 80. The tide heights today are 0.7 ft, 5.2 ft, 1.0 ft and 5.6 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Sunset Beach which is of 7.2 ft and a minimum height of -1.3 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in Sunset Beach 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 Sunset Beach. 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:
[ 0 low activity ] , [ average activity ] , [ high activity ] , [ very high activity ]
NOTE: The times reflected in the tide table for Sunset Beach 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).
28468 Sunset Beach
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 213 days left until the clocks change
|12:06 am||low tide||( 0.7 ft. )|
|6:14 am||high tide||( 5.2 ft. )|
|12:31 pm||low tide||( 1.0 ft. )|
|6:39 pm||high tide||( 5.6 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 11:21 am to 1:21 pm and from 11:37 pm to 1:37 am.
from 5:24 am to 6:24 am and from 5:18 pm to 6:18 pm.
Moon age: 12 days
Light: 90 %
|Full Moon (2 days)
April 4, 2015 at 8:06 am
Total Lunar Eclipse
|Last Quarter Moon (10 days)
April 11, 2015 at 11:44 pm
|New Moon (17 days)
April 18, 2015 at 2:57 pm
|First Quarter Moon (23 days)
April 25, 2015 at 7:55 pm
|Lunar transit||11:37 pm|
|Duration of the moon||12 h 6 m|
|Duration of the sun||12 h 35 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon