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

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

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Tide Chart: high tides and low tides in Wilmington  High tides and low tides in September 1, 2014 today High tides and low tides in September 3, 2014

Today Tuesday, 2nd of September of 2014, the sun will rise in Wilmington at 6:46 am and sunset will be at 7:36 pm. The moon will emerge in the southeast at an angle of 112º at 2:10 pm.

In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 2:43 am and the next high tide will be at 3:29 pm. The first low tide will be at 9:43 am and the next low tide at 11:01 pm.

The lunar phase is a Waxing Crescent. Today we will have 12 hours and 50 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 1:11 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 9 hours and 50 minutes.

High tides and low tides in Wilmington
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The tidal coefficient today is 47, a low value, which means that the range (difference between high tide and low tide) will be lower than on other occasions and the currents will also be small. At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 46 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 48. The tide heights today are 4.3 ft, 0.3 ft, 4.6 ft and 0.7 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Wilmington which is of 5.6 ft and a minimum height of -0.7 ft.

High tides and low tides in Wilmington

Solunar chart for Wilmington   Solunar charts in September 1, 2014 today Solunar charts in September 3, 2014

The solunar fishing calendar in Wilmington 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:

solunar period from 7:02 am to 9:02 am, very high activity solunar activitysolunar activitysolunar activity Major period (moon down)
solunar period from 2:10 pm to 3:10 pm, high activity solunar activitysolunar activity minor period (moonrise)
solunar period with influence from 7:28 pm to 9:28 pm, very high activity solunar activitysolunar activitysolunar activity Major period (moon up). This period of high activity coincides with sunset; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, resulting in an excellent time for fishing

Solunar chart for Wilmington

Tide timetable for Wilmington   Tide tables for Wilmington in August 2014 September 2014 Tide tables for Wilmington in October 2014

Tide timetable for Wilmington. 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 ]  ,   [ 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 Wilmington 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 Wilmington
34° 13' 36" N    77° 57' 12" W

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Local time

Timezone America/New_YorkUTC -4
North Carolina
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 61 days left until the clocks change

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


High tides and low tides in Wilmington
Current status of water: high tide

2:43 amhigh tide( 4.3 ft. )
9:43 amlow tide( 0.3 ft. )
3:29 pmhigh tide( 4.6 ft. )
11:01 pmlow tide( 0.7 ft. )

Tidal coefficient

coefficient 0h 47
coefficient 12h 46

Solunar activity

Solunar activity Activity of the day

Major periods
from 7:02 am to 9:02 am and from 7:28 pm to 9:28 pm.

minor periods
from 2:10 pm to 3:10 pm

Moon phase

Waxing Crescent

Waxing Crescent

Moon age: 7 days
Light: 44 %
Northern Hemisphere
Next First Quarter Moon in Wilmington First Quarter Moon (0 days)
September 2, 2014 at 7:11 am
Next Full Moon in Wilmington Full Moon  (7 days)
September 8, 2014 at 9:38 pm
Next Last Quarter Moon in Wilmington Last Quarter Moon  (14 days)
September 15, 2014 at 10:05 pm
Next New Moon in Wilmington New Moon  (21 days)
September 24, 2014 at 2:14 am

Fishing barometer

Current atmospheric pressure in Wilmington
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 Wilmington


Current temperature in Wilmington


Wind direction and speed in Wilmington at this moment


Current relative humidity in Wilmington

Rising and setting of the moon

Moonrise 2:10 pm
Lunar transit 7:28 pm
Moonset -
Duration of the moon 9 h 50 m
Rising and setting of the moon in Wilmington

Rising and setting of the sun

Sunrise 6:46 am
Transit 1:11 pm
Sunset 7:36 pm
Duration of the sun 12 h 50 m
Rising and setting of the sun in Wilmington

Astronomical observation

Earth - Sun
Distance from the Earth to the Sun 2014-09-02 02:43:26

Angular diameter
0° 31' 43"

1.008746 ua

Earth - Moon
Distance from the Earth to the Moon 2014-09-02 02:43:26

Angular diameter
0° 31' 36"

0.002528 ua

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