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What is the tidal range in San Francisco?

What is the tidal range in San Francisco?

about 5.8 feet
The normal tidal range is about 5.8 feet, more when the moon is full. The tide also affects the currents in the bay, which are strongest in the Golden Gate, and in the San Pablo and Carquinez straits. Sometimes, the currents in the Gate can reach well over six knots, particularly on an ebb tide.

What time is high tide at the Golden Gate Bridge?

Sunday 15 August 2021, 8:28pm PDT (GMT -0700). The tide is currently falling in San Francisco (Golden Gate). As you can see on the tide chart, the highest tide of 6.14ft was at 5:47pm and the lowest tide of 2.17ft was at 10:59am.

How many high tides does San Francisco have per day?

In San Francisco area, we have two high tides and two low tides within every 24-hour day. Tidal current is the horizontal movement of water. Tidal currents, just like tides, change depending on the different phases of the moon.

When is the next high tide in San Francisco?

Next high tide is 2:30 pm. Next low tide is 6:57 am. Sunset today is 8:33 PM. Sun rise tomorrow is 5:45 AM. The moon phase is New Moon tonight. Station #9414290 location. Printing our tide charts? Help us keep our doors open and lights on by registering as a member of US Harbors.

How are the tide times calculated in California?

All the times are generated in local time in California and the daylight saving time change has also been borne in mind for your convenience, so you don’t need to add or subtract anything. The heights are expressed in feet referenced to Mean Lower Low Water (MLLW).

Is the tidal table in San Francisco valid?

The times reflected in the tidal table for San Francisco are predictions valid as references for sports fishing in areas near the coast of San Francisco. THEY ARE NOT SUITABLE FOR NAVIGATION.

When is the first high tide of the day?

In the high tide and low tide chart, we can see that the first low tide was at 6:57 am and the next low tide at 6:35 pm. The only high tide of the day was at 2:30 pm. The water level is rising. There are 47 minutes until high tide.