Tide tables and solunar tables for sport fishers in Tacoma. 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 Tacoma ...
We want you to enjoy to the max a well-planned fishing expedition! Good luck!
Today Wednesday, 25th of November of 2015, the sun rose in Tacoma at 7:29 am and sunset will be at 4:25 pm. The moon set at 6:51 am at 293º northwest. Eventually, the moon will rise again in the northeast (65º) at 4:51 pm.
In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first high tide was at 4:38 am and the next high tide will be at 3:26 pm. The first low tide was at 10:04 am and the next low tide will be at 10:23 pm.
The lunar phase is a Waxing Gibbous. Today we have 8 hours and 56 minutes of sun. The solar transit is at 11:57 am and the length of time the moon will be visible will be 14 hours and 0 minutes.
The tidal coefficient today is 103. With such a hight coefficient we will have big tides and the currents will also be very evident. to end the day with a tidal coefficient of 101. The tide heights today are 12.1 ft, 5.9 ft, 12.8 ft and -2.6 ft. We can compare these levels with the maximum high tide recorded in the tide tables for Tacoma which is of 13.8 ft and a minimum height of -3.9 ft.
The solunar fishing calendar in Tacoma 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:
| from 6:51 am to 7:51 am, very high activity minor period (moonset). This period of high activity coincides with sunrise; therefore the sun will exercise more influence, resulting in an excellent time for fishing
from 11:51 am to 1:51 pm, very high activity Major period (moon down)
from 4:51 pm to 5:51 pm, very high activity minor period (moonrise)
Tide timetable for Tacoma. 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 Tacoma 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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November 6, 2016 at 2:00 am ► 1:00 am
|4:38 am||high tide||( 12.1 ft. )|
|10:04 am||low tide||( 5.9 ft. )|
|3:26 pm||high tide||( 12.8 ft. )|
|10:23 pm||low tide||( -2.6 ft. )|
|Activity of the day
from 11:51 am to 1:51 pm
from 6:51 am to 7:51 am and from 4:51 pm to 5:51 pm.
Moon age: 14 days
Light: 99 %
|Full Moon (0 days)
November 25, 2015 at 2:44 pm
|Last Quarter Moon (7 days)
December 2, 2015 at 11:40 pm
|New Moon (16 days)
December 11, 2015 at 2:29 am
|First Quarter Moon (22 days)
December 18, 2015 at 7:14 am
|Duration of the moon||14 h 0 m|
|Duration of the sun||8 h 56 m|
Earth - Sun
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