Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Valdez. 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 Valdez ...
We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned fishing expedition! Good luck!
Today Friday, 4th of September of 2015, the sun rose in Valdez at 6:47 am and sunset will be at 8:41 pm. Today we can see the moonset on the horizon at 306º northwest at 4:23 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 6:15 am and the next high tide will be at 6:21 pm. The only low tide of the day was at 11:59 am.
The lunar phase is a Waning Gibbous. Today we have 13 hours and 54 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 1:44 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 16 hours and 23 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 60 (average). At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 54 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 49. The tide heights today are 10.2 ft, 2.3 ft and 12.1 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Valdez which is of 15.4 ft and a minimum height of -3.9 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in Valdez 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:
| from 8:00 am to 10:00 am, very high activity Major period (moon up)
from 4:23 pm to 5:23 pm, high activity minor period (moonset)
from 8:18 pm to 10:18 pm, very high activity Major period (moon down). This period of high activity coincides with sunset; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, resulting in an excellent time for fishing
Tide timetable for Valdez. The times are generated in local time in Southcentral Alaska 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 Valdez 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).
Start of summer time UTC-7
March 8, 2015 at 2:00 am ► 3:00 am
End of summer time UTC-8
November 1, 2015 at 2:00 am ► 1:00 am
There are 57 days left until the clocks change
|6:15 am||high tide||( 10.2 ft. )|
|11:59 am||low tide||( 2.3 ft. )|
|6:21 pm||high tide||( 12.1 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 8:00 am to 10:00 am and from 8:18 pm to 10:18 pm.
from 4:23 pm to 5:23 pm
Moon age: 21 days
Light: 66 %
|Last Quarter Moon (0 days)
September 5, 2015 at 2:54 am
|New Moon (8 days)
September 12, 2015 at 11:41 pm
Partial Solar Eclipse
|First Quarter Moon (16 days)
September 21, 2015 at 1:59 am
|Full Moon (23 days)
September 27, 2015 at 7:50 pm
Total Lunar Eclipse
|Lunar transit||8:00 am|
|Duration of the moon||16 h 23 m|
|Duration of the sun||13 h 54 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon