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2015 tide table and solunar charts for Philadelphia for planning your fishing expedition

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

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Tide Chart: high tides and low tides in Philadelphia  High tides and low tides in November 28, 2015 today High tides and low tides in November 30, 2015

Today Sunday, 29th of November of 2015, the sun will rise in Philadelphia at 7:02 am and sunset will be at 4:37 pm. Today we begin the day with the moon already visible in the sky, so first we will see the moonset, which will take place at 10:09 am at 292º northwest. Eventually, the moon will rise again in the northeast (69º) at 8:38 pm.

In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 3:36 am and the next high tide will be at 3:56 pm. The first low tide will be at 10:20 am and the next low tide at 11:02 pm.

The lunar phase is a Waning Gibbous. Today we will have 9 hours and 35 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 11:49 am and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 13 hours and 31 minutes.

High tides and low tides in Philadelphia
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The tidal coefficient today is 74, a high value and therefore the range of tides and currents will also be high. At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 68 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 63. The tide heights today are 5.9 ft, 0.0 ft, 6.6 ft and 0.0 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Philadelphia which is of 7.9 ft and a minimum height of -1.0 ft.

High tides and low tides in Philadelphia

Solunar chart for Philadelphia   Solunar charts in November 28, 2015 today Solunar charts in November 30, 2015

The solunar fishing calendar in Philadelphia tells us that today is a bad day for fishing, the fish activity forecast is low, however, this is just a chance so we encourage you to take your rod and try it during solunar periods. Please, read more about solunar tables. The best times of day for fishing are:

solunar period from 2:54 am to 4:54 am, average activity solunar activity Major period (moon up)
solunar period from 10:09 am to 11:09 am, low activity minor period (moonset)
solunar period with influence from 3:23 pm to 5:23 pm, average activity solunar activity Major period (moon down). This period also coincides with sunset; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, possibly obtaining greater activity than expected
solunar period from 8:38 pm to 9:38 pm, low activity minor period (moonrise)

Solunar chart for Philadelphia

Tide timetable for Philadelphia   Tide tables for Philadelphia in October 2015 November 2015 Tide tables for Philadelphia in December 2015

Tide timetable for Philadelphia. The times are generated in local time in Pennsylvania 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 Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia
39° 55' 60" N    75° 08' 30" W

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Local time

Timezone America/New_YorkUTC -5

Start of summer time UTC-4
March 13, 2016 at 2:00 am3:00 am
There are 105 days left until the clocks change

End of summer time UTC-5
November 6, 2016 at 2:00 am1:00 am

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


High tides and low tides in Philadelphia
The water level is falling. There are 4 hours and 48 minutes until low tide.

3:36 amhigh tide( 5.9 ft. )
10:20 amlow tide( 0.0 ft. )
3:56 pmhigh tide( 6.6 ft. )
11:02 pmlow tide( 0.0 ft. )

Tidal coefficient

coefficient 0h 74
coefficient 12h 68

Solunar activity

Solunar activity Activity of the day

Major periods
from 2:54 am to 4:54 am and from 3:23 pm to 5:23 pm.

minor periods
from 10:09 am to 11:09 am and from 8:38 pm to 9:38 pm.

Moon phase

Waning Gibbous

Waning Gibbous

Moon age: 18 days
Light: 89 %
Northern Hemisphere
Next Last Quarter Moon in Philadelphia Last Quarter Moon (4 days)
December 3, 2015 at 2:40 am
Next New Moon in Philadelphia New Moon  (12 days)
December 11, 2015 at 5:29 am
Next First Quarter Moon in Philadelphia First Quarter Moon  (19 days)
December 18, 2015 at 10:14 am
Next Full Moon in Philadelphia Full Moon  (26 days)
December 25, 2015 at 6:11 am

Fishing barometer

Current atmospheric pressure in Philadelphia
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 Philadelphia


Current temperature in Philadelphia


Wind direction and speed in Philadelphia at this moment


Current relative humidity in Philadelphia

Rising and setting of the moon

Moonrise 8:38 pm
Lunar transit 2:54 am
Moonset 10:09 am
Duration of the moon 13 h 31 m
Rising and setting of the moon in Philadelphia

Rising and setting of the sun

Sunrise 7:02 am
Transit 11:49 am
Sunset 4:37 pm
Duration of the sun 9 h 35 m
Rising and setting of the sun in Philadelphia

Astronomical observation

Earth - Sun
Distance from the Earth to the Sun 2015-11-29 05:31:17

Angular diameter
0° 32' 26"

0.986314 ua

Earth - Moon
Distance from the Earth to the Moon 2015-11-29 05:31:17

Angular diameter
0° 31' 1"

0.002575 ua

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