Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Galveston Bay Entrance (South Jetty). 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 Galveston Bay Entrance (South Jetty) ...
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Today Monday, 4th of May of 2015, the sun will rise in Galveston Bay Entrance (South Jetty) at 6:34 am and sunset will be at 7:58 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 7:03 am at 254º southwest. Eventually, the moon will rise again in the southeast (108º) at 8:39 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 5:42 am and the next high tide will be at 3:03 pm. The first low tide will be at 10:32 am and the next low tide at 10:01 pm.
The lunar phase is a Full Moon. Today we will have 13 hours and 24 minutes of sun. The solar transit will be at 1:16 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 10 hours and 24 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 87, a high value and therefore the range of tides and currents will also be high. At noon the tidal coefficient drops to 86 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 86. The tide heights today are 2.3 ft, 1.6 ft, 2.0 ft and 0.0 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Galveston Bay Entrance (South Jetty) which is of 3.0 ft and a minimum height of -1.3 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in Galveston Bay Entrance (South Jetty) tells us that today is an excellent day for fishing, the fish activity forecast is very high. Please, read more about solunar tables. The best times of day for fishing are:
Tide timetable for Galveston Bay Entrance (South Jetty). The times are generated in local time in Texas 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 Galveston Bay Entrance (South Jetty) 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).
77550 Galveston Bay Entrance (South Jetty)
Start of summer time UTC-5
March 8, 2015 at 2:00 am ► 3:00 am
End of summer time UTC-6
November 1, 2015 at 2:00 am ► 1:00 am
There are 181 days left until the clocks change
|5:42 am||high tide||( 2.3 ft. )|
|10:32 am||low tide||( 1.6 ft. )|
|3:03 pm||high tide||( 2.0 ft. )|
|10:01 pm||low tide||( 0.0 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 1:23 am to 3:23 am and from 1:51 pm to 3:51 pm.
from 7:03 am to 8:03 am and from 8:39 pm to 9:39 pm.
Moon age: 15 days
Light: 100 %
|Last Quarter Moon (7 days)
May 11, 2015 at 5:36 am
|New Moon (14 days)
May 17, 2015 at 11:13 pm
|First Quarter Moon (21 days)
May 25, 2015 at 12:19 pm
|Full Moon (29 days)
June 2, 2015 at 11:19 am
|Lunar transit||1:23 am|
|Duration of the moon||10 h 24 m|
|Duration of the sun||13 h 24 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon