Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Smith Island. 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 Smith Island ...
We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned fishing expedition! Good luck!
Today Saturday, 18th of May of 2013, the sun rose in Smith Island at 5:26 am and sunset will be at 8:49 pm. The moon set at 1:56 am at 280º west. Then, the moon rose at 83º east at 1:26 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 5:59 am and the next low tide at 4:11 pm. The first high tide was at 10:20 am and the next high tide will be at 11:54 pm.
The lunar phase is a First Quarter Moon. Today we have 15 hours and 23 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 1:08 pm and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 12 hours and 30 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 45, 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 increases to 48 to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 51. The tide heights today are 3.6 ft, 4.3 ft, 1.6 ft and 6.6 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Smith Island which is of 8.2 ft and a minimum height of -2.6 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in Smith Island 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 7:53 pm to 9:53 pm, very high activity
Tide timetable for Smith Island. The times are generated in local time in Washington 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 Smith Island 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).
98239 Smith Island
Start of summer time UTC-7
March 10, 2013 at 2:00 am ► 3:00 am
End of summer time UTC-8
November 3, 2013 at 2:00 am ► 1:00 am
There are 168 days left until the clocks change
|5:59 am||low tide||( 3.6 ft. )|
|10:20 am||high tide||( 4.3 ft. )|
|4:11 pm||low tide||( 1.6 ft. )|
|11:54 pm||high tide||( 6.6 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 7:41 am to 9:41 am and from 7:53 pm to 9:53 pm.
from 1:56 am to 2:56 am and from 1:26 pm to 2:26 pm.
First Quarter Moon
Moon age: 7 days
Light: 49 %
|Full Moon (6 days)
May 24, 2013 at 9:25 pm
Penumbral Lunar Eclipse
|Last Quarter Moon (13 days)
May 31, 2013 at 11:58 am
|New Moon (21 days)
June 8, 2013 at 8:56 am
|First Quarter Moon (28 days)
June 16, 2013 at 10:24 am
|Lunar transit||7:53 pm|
|Duration of the moon||12 h 30 m|
|Duration of the sun||15 h 23 m|
Earth - Sun
Earth - Moon