Fishing and tide times for:

Margaret River, AU 🇦🇺

Timezone: Australia/Perth
Local Time: Sun, 26 Sep 15:45
Coordinates: -33.954,115.074

Solunar Clock
Display Settings:
  • average Day
  • major Fishing Time:
    03:48 am - 04:48 am
  • minor Fishing Time:
    07:54 am - 09:54 am
  • major Fishing Time:
    03:08 pm - 05:08 pm
  • minor Fishing Time:
    10:22 pm - 12:22 am

All times are displayed in the Australia/Perth timezone and are automatically adjusted to daylight savings. The current timezone offset is +8 hours. Green areas indicate the best fishing times. Blue areas indicate high and low tides. The center shows the current moon phase which is a Waning Gibbous. According to the Solunar Theory, today is a average day for fishing, but you need to cross check this with the current weather forecast for a final decision. Currently we have a major fishing time. The next best fishing time ( ) starts in 6 hours and 36 minutes. The gray time indicator displays the current local time.
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Sun and Moon
The sun will be at it's highest point at 12:11 pm. Today we have 12:15 hours of daylight. For shallow water fishing the twilight periods are often the most productive fishing times, especially on days when a major or minor time will coincide with twilight. In low light conditions predators have better cover for their ambush and often hunt in shallow water.
  • Nautical Twilight begins:
    05:09 am
    06:03 am
  • Sunset:
    06:19 pm
    Nautical Twilight ends:
    07:13 pm
  • Moonrise:
    11:22 pm
  • Moonset:
    08:54 am
  • Waning Gibbous Waning Gibbous
Next New Moon in 19 days on 7th September
  • Distance to earth:
    405,368 km
    0.8 %
We can compare the current moon distance to it's minimum and maximum distance from earth and express that as proximity. A high proximity means the moon is closer to earth. At 50% it would be at it's mean distance. A high proximity causes big tides, currents and has a direct effect on increased bite times. A proximity greater than 90% indicates a super moon.
Moon Phases for Margaret River
New Moon: Tue, 7 Sep - 08:52 am
First Quarter: Tue, 14 Sep - 04:41 am
Full Moon: Tue, 21 Sep - 07:54 am
Last Quarter: Wed, 29 Sep - 09:58 am
Next New Moon: Wed, 6 Oct - 07:05 pm
Tides for Fishing
The Tideclock displays the tide status and the hours until the next tide. Currently the tide is rising and the next high tide is in 7 hours and 40 minutes.
Tide Times Sun, 26 Sep:
Tide Time Height
low 02:18 pm 1.12 ft
high 11:26 pm 2.53 ft

Tide Coefficient at 23:26 is 55

For fishing, stronger tides are often favourable as they cause stronger currents and more motion on the sea bed. The above tidal coefficients give us an indication of how strong the tides are compared to their average. A value over 90 indicates very strong tides, known as spring tides. A low value indicates weak tides, known as neap tides. The tidal coefficient can range from 20 to 120 with a mean value of 70. A higher number usually indicates better fishing.
7 Day Fishing Weather
The weather plays an important role in fishing. Wind strenght and direction often determine where you can fish and where fish might be holding. Although high pressure is usually good for fishing, steep pressure changes often trigger feeding frenzies and are great times for fishing. Of course temperature has also a strong effect on fishing and comfort on the water. So make sure to cross check the weather forecast with the solunar fishing times to determine the best times to go fishing. The graph below shows you the 3 hourly weather progression over the next 7 days. Scroll the graph left or right to see more.
Selected Weather Station: Margaret River, Australia
Rain Precipitation
Retrieving Weather...
Date Major Bite Times Minor Bite Times Sun Moon Moonphase Tide Times
Sun, 26 Sep
03:48 am - 04:48 am
03:08 pm - 05:08 pm
07:54 am - 09:54 am
10:22 pm - 12:22 am
R: 06:03 am
S: 06:19 pm
R: 11:22 pm
S: 08:54 am
moon image
Waning Gibbous
low: 02:18 pm , 1.12 ft
high: 11:26 pm , 2.53 ft , Coeff: 55
Mon, 27 Sep
03:35 am - 05:35 am
03:55 pm - 05:55 pm
08:31 am - 10:31 am
11:19 pm - 01:19 am
R: 06:02 am
S: 06:19 pm
R: -
S: 09:31 am
moon image
Third Quarter Moon
low: 02:10 pm , 1.05 ft
high: 11:52 pm , 2.59 ft , Coeff: 59
Tue, 28 Sep
04:15 am - 06:15 am
04:43 pm - 06:43 pm
09:12 am - 11:12 am
11:19 pm - 01:19 am
R: 06:01 am
S: 06:20 pm
R: 12:19 am
S: 10:12 am
moon image
Third Quarter Moon
low: 02:10 pm , 0.98 ft
Wed, 29 Sep
05:06 am - 07:06 am
05:32 pm - 07:32 pm
12:14 am - 03:14 am
09:59 am - 11:59 am
R: 05:59 am
S: 06:21 pm
R: 01:14 am
S: 10:59 am
moon image
Third Quarter Moon
high: 12:25 am , 2.62 ft , Coeff: 60
low: 02:16 pm , 0.95 ft
Thu, 30 Sep
05:59 am - 07:59 am
06:23 pm - 08:23 pm
01:06 am - 03:06 am
10:52 am - 12:52 pm
R: 05:58 am
S: 06:22 pm
R: 03:06 am
S: 11:52 am
moon image
Third Quarter Moon
high: 01:09 am , 2.59 ft , Coeff: 59
low: 02:28 pm , 0.92 ft
Fri, 01 Oct
06:51 am - 08:51 am
07:13 pm - 09:13 pm
01:53 am - 03:53 am
11:50 am - 01:50 pm
R: 05:56 am
S: 06:22 pm
R: 03:53 am
S: 12:50 pm
moon image
Waning Crescent
high: 03:44 am , 2.49 ft , Coeff: 53
low: 02:44 pm , 0.89 ft
Sat, 02 Oct
07:44 am - 09:44 am
08:03 pm - 10:03 pm
03:36 am - 04:36 am
12:52 pm - 02:52 pm
R: 05:55 am
S: 06:23 pm
R: 03:36 am
S: 01:52 pm
moon image
Waning Crescent
high: 06:16 am , 2.49 ft , Coeff: 53
low: 03:04 pm , 0.92 ft
high: 11:12 pm , 2.03 ft , Coeff: 29
*bold times indicate best fishing times around sunrise or sunset
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Margaret River is a populated place in AU with an estimated population of 5584 and an average elevation of 97 meters above sea level, located in the Australia/Perth timezone. Margaret River is also known as:

MQZ,Margaret River

Best Fishing Spots in the greater Margaret River area

Beaches and Bays are ideal places for land-based fishing. If the beach is shallow and the water is clear then twilight times are usually the best times, especially when they coincide with a major or minor fishing time. Often the points on either side of a beach are the best spots. Or if the beach is large then look for irregularities in the breaking waves, indicating sandbanks and holes. We found 5 beaches and bays in this area.

Gnarabup Beach - 8km , Gnoocardup Beach - 8km , Kilcarnup Beach - 8km , Gas Bay - 9km , Cowaramup Bay - 13km

We found a total of 12 potential fishing spots nearby Margaret River. Below you can find them organized on a map. Points, Headlands, Reefs, Islands, Channels, etc can all be productive fishing spots. As these are user submitted spots, there might be some errors in the exact location. You also need to cross check local fishing regulations. Some of the spots might be in or around marine reserves or other locations that cannot be fished. If you click on a location marker it will bring up some details and a quick link to google search, satellite maps and fishing times. Tip: Click/Tap on a new area to load more fishing spots.

Peirce Bridge - 6km , Tea Lake - 6km , Cape Mentelle - 8km , Gnarabup Beach - 8km , Gnoocardup Beach - 8km , Kilcarnup Beach - 8km , Gas Bay - 9km , Cowaramup Point - 13km , Cowaramup Bay - 13km , Freycinet Point - 18km , Slabby Bridge - 20km , Warner Glen Bridge - 20km

Harbours and Marinas Beaches Bays Wharfs Points,Reefs,etc
The following tide stations are near Margaret River
Cowaramup, Hamelin Bay, Busselton, Flinders Bay
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