Fishing and tide times for:

Auckland, NZ 🇳🇿

Timezone: Pacific/Auckland
Local Time: Thu, 23 Sep 15:06
Coordinates: -36.867,174.767

Solunar Clock
Display Settings:
  • good Day
  • major Fishing Time:
    12:22 am - 02:22 am
  • minor Fishing Time:
    06:21 am - 08:21 am
  • major Fishing Time:
    12:52 pm - 02:52 pm
  • minor Fishing Time:
    07:23 pm - 09:23 pm

All times are displayed in the Pacific/Auckland timezone and are automatically adjusted to daylight savings. The current timezone offset is +12 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 good day for fishing, but you need to cross check this with the current weather forecast for a final decision. The next best fishing time ( ) starts in 4 hours and 16 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 12:13 pm. Today we have 12:9 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:
    05:13 am
    Sunrise:
    06:09 am
  • Sunset:
    06:18 pm
    Nautical Twilight ends:
    07:14 pm
  • Moonrise:
    08:23 pm
  • Moonset:
    07:21 am
  • Waning Gibbous Waning Gibbous
Next New Moon in 16 days on 7th September
  • Distance to earth:
    399,053 km
    Proximity:
    15.6 %
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 Auckland
New Moon: Tue, 7 Sep - 12:52 pm
First Quarter: Tue, 14 Sep - 08:41 am
Full Moon: Tue, 21 Sep - 11:54 am
Last Quarter: Wed, 29 Sep - 02:58 pm
Next New Moon: Thu, 7 Oct - 12:05 am
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 6 hours and 3 minutes.
Tide Times Thu, 23 Sep:
Tide Time Height
low 02:30 am 1.74 ft
high 08:52 am 10.43 ft
low 02:47 pm 1.84 ft
high 09:10 pm 10.56 ft

Tide Coefficient at 08:52 is 92
Tide Coefficient at 21:10 is 94

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: Newton, New Zealand
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Date Major Bite Times Minor Bite Times Sun Moon Moonphase Tide Times
Thu, 23 Sep
12:22 am - 02:22 am
12:52 pm - 02:52 pm
06:21 am - 08:21 am
07:23 pm - 09:23 pm
R: 06:09 am
S: 06:18 pm
R: 08:23 pm
S: 07:21 am
moon image
Waning Gibbous
low: 02:30 am , 1.74 ft
high: 08:52 am , 10.43 ft , Coeff: 92
low: 02:47 pm , 1.84 ft
high: 09:10 pm , 10.56 ft , Coeff: 94
Fri, 24 Sep
01:05 am - 03:05 am
01:35 pm - 03:35 pm
06:47 am - 08:47 am
08:23 pm - 10:23 pm
R: 06:07 am
S: 06:19 pm
R: 09:23 pm
S: 07:47 am
moon image
Waning Gibbous
low: 03:09 am , 1.74 ft
high: 09:33 am , 10.37 ft , Coeff: 91
low: 03:25 pm , 2 ft
high: 09:51 pm , 10.3 ft , Coeff: 90
Sat, 25 Sep
01:47 am - 03:47 am
02:17 pm - 04:17 pm
07:13 am - 09:13 am
09:22 pm - 11:22 pm
R: 06:06 am
S: 06:20 pm
R: 10:22 pm
S: 08:13 am
moon image
Waning Gibbous
low: 03:47 am , 1.84 ft
high: 10:12 am , 10.17 ft , Coeff: 88
low: 04:03 pm , 2.26 ft
high: 10:29 pm , 9.97 ft , Coeff: 84
Sun, 26 Sep
02:32 pm - 04:32 pm
03:02 pm - 05:02 pm
07:43 am - 09:43 am
10:21 pm - 12:21 am
R: 07:04 am
S: 07:20 pm
R: 11:21 pm
S: 08:43 am
moon image
Waning Gibbous
low: 05:25 am , 2.03 ft
high: 11:50 am , 9.91 ft , Coeff: 83
low: 05:42 pm , 2.59 ft
Mon, 27 Sep
04:19 am - 06:19 am
04:49 pm - 06:49 pm
09:17 am - 11:17 am
11:21 pm - 01:21 am
R: 07:03 am
S: 07:21 pm
R: 12:21 am
S: 10:17 am
moon image
Waning Gibbous
high: 12:08 am , 9.65 ft , Coeff: 79
low: 06:04 am , 2.3 ft
high: 12:27 pm , 9.58 ft , Coeff: 78
low: 06:25 pm , 2.92 ft
Tue, 28 Sep
05:08 am - 07:08 am
05:36 pm - 07:36 pm
12:20 am - 02:20 am
09:57 am - 11:57 am
R: 07:01 am
S: 07:22 pm
R: 01:20 am
S: 10:57 am
moon image
Third Quarter Moon
high: 12:48 am , 9.28 ft , Coeff: 73
low: 06:45 am , 2.59 ft
high: 01:06 pm , 9.25 ft , Coeff: 72
low: 07:13 pm , 3.25 ft
Wed, 29 Sep
05:59 am - 07:59 am
06:26 pm - 08:26 pm
01:15 am - 03:15 am
10:43 am - 12:43 pm
R: 07:00 am
S: 07:23 pm
R: 02:15 am
S: 11:43 am
moon image
Third Quarter Moon
high: 01:30 am , 8.96 ft , Coeff: 68
low: 07:30 am , 2.89 ft
high: 01:49 pm , 8.92 ft , Coeff: 67
low: 08:05 pm , 3.51 ft
*bold times indicate best fishing times around sunrise or sunset
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Best Fishing Spots in the greater Auckland area

Wharf's or Jetties are good places to wet a line and meet other fishermen. They often produce a fresh feed of fish and are also great to catch bait fish. As they are often well lit, they also provide a good opportunity for night fishing. There are 6 wharf(s) in this area.

Victoria Wharf - 4km , Ponsonby Wharf - 4km , Orakei Wharf - 5km , Bayswater Wharf - 5km , Torpedo Wharf - 6km , Onehunga Wharf - 7km

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 49 beaches and bays in this area.

Mechanics Bay - 2km , Freemans Bay - 3km , Saint Marys Bay - 3km , Coxs Bay - 4km , Okahu Bay - 4km , Hobson Bay - 4km , Judges Bay - 4km , Stanley Bay - 4km , Home Bay - 5km , Herne Bay - 5km , Torpedo Bay - 5km , Duders Beach - 5km , Devonport Beach - 5km , Bayswater Wharf - 5km , Little Shoal Bay - 5km , Chelsea Bay - 6km , Mission Bay - 6km , Cheltenham Beach - 6km , Ngataringa Bay - 6km , Halls Beach - 6km , Point Chevalier Beach - 6km , Kohimarama Beach - 7km , Narrow Neck Beach - 7km , Green Bay - 7km , Shoal Bay - 7km , Hillsborough Bay - 7km , City of Cork Beach - 7km , Sulphur Beach - 7km , Grannys Bay - 7km , Wesley Bay - 7km , Ladies Bay - 8km , Wattle Bay - 8km , Saint Heliers Bay - 8km , Saint Leonards Beach - 8km , Takapuna Beach - 8km , Onetaunga Bay - 8km , Faulkner Bay - 8km , Waikowhai Bay - 8km , Wai o Taiki Bay - 9km , Karaka Bay - 9km , Blockhouse Bay - 9km , Coast Guard Bay - 10km , Thorne Bay - 10km , Island Bay - 10km , Soldiers Bay - 10km , Fitzpatrick Bay - 10km , Half Moon Bay - 11km , Milford Beach - 11km , McKenzie Bay - 11km

Harbours and Marinas can often times be productive fishing spots for land based fishing as their sheltered environment attracts a wide variety of bait fish. Similar to river mouths, harbour entrances are also great places to fish as lots of fish will move in and out with the rising and falling tides. There are 7 main harbours in this area.

Mechanics Bay - 2km, Commercial Harbour - 3km, Auckland Port - 3km, Westhaven Boat Harbor - 4km, Devonport Beach - 5km, Auckland Harbour Bridge - 5km, Waitemata Harbour - 5km

We found a total of 97 potential fishing spots nearby Auckland. 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.

Mechanics Bay - 2km , Point Resolution - 3km , Commercial Harbour - 3km , Auckland Port - 3km , Freemans Bay - 3km , Saint Marys Bay - 3km , Coxs Bay - 4km , Okahu Bay - 4km , Orakei Basin - 4km , Hobson Point - 4km , Hobson Bay - 4km , Victoria Wharf - 4km , Judges Bay - 4km , Stanley Bay - 4km , Stanley Point - 4km , Point Erin - 4km , Westhaven Boat Harbor - 4km , Point Chevalier - 4km , Ponsonby Wharf - 4km , Home Bay - 5km , Orakei Wharf - 5km , Takaparawha Point - 5km , Herne Bay - 5km , Torpedo Bay - 5km , Duders Beach - 5km , Devonport Beach - 5km , Western Springs - 5km , Bayswater Wharf - 5km , O'Neill's Point - 5km , Stoke Point - 5km , Little Shoal Bay - 5km , Auckland Harbour Bridge - 5km , Westhaven - 5km , Waitemata Harbour - 5km , Watchman Island - 5km , Chelsea Bay - 6km , Pipimea Head - 6km , Bastion Point - 6km , Mission Bay - 6km , Torpedo Wharf - 6km , Cheltenham Beach - 6km , Ngataringa Bay - 6km , Duders Point - 6km , Halls Beach - 6km , Point Chevalier Beach - 6km , Kohimarama Beach - 7km , Panmure Basin - 7km , Bean Rocks - 7km , North Head - 7km , Narrow Neck Beach - 7km , Takapuna Head - 7km , Green Bay - 7km , Onehunga Wharf - 7km , Kauri Point - 7km , Shoal Bay - 7km , Hillsborough Bay - 7km , City of Cork Beach - 7km , Sulphur Beach - 7km , Grannys Bay - 7km , Wesley Bay - 7km , Gower Point - 8km , Ladies Bay - 8km , Wattle Bay - 8km , Saint Heliers Bay - 8km , Saint Leonards Beach - 8km , Takapuna Beach - 8km , Lynfield Cove - 8km , Kauri Point Birkenhead - 8km , Cape Horn - 8km , Traherne Island - 8km , Onetaunga Bay - 8km , Faulkner Bay - 8km , Waikowhai Bay - 8km , Wai o Taiki Bay - 9km , Karaka Bay - 9km , Point England - 9km , West Tamaki Head - 9km , Achilles Point - 9km , Flax Point - 9km , Ngarango Otainui Island - 9km , Weeks Island - 9km , Te Whau Point - 9km , Blockhouse Bay - 9km , Coast Guard Bay - 10km , Duder Spit - 10km , Thorne Bay - 10km , Lake Pupuke - 10km , Pollen Island - 10km , Island Bay - 10km , Soldiers Bay - 10km , Fitzpatrick Bay - 10km , Browns Island (Motukorea) - 11km , Half Moon Bay - 11km , Milford Beach - 11km , Tahuna Torea - 11km , Motukaraka Bank - 11km , McKenzie Bay - 11km

Harbours and Marinas Beaches Bays Wharfs Points,Reefs,etc
The following tide stations are near Auckland
Auckland, Onehunga, Onetaunga Bay, Murrays Bay, LPG Terminal
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