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Week Commencing Monday 13th August 2012
9:48am Monday 6th August 2012 in Tide Times
HIGH Tide Times
Monday Aug 13th are at: 0749 and 2037
Tuesday Aug 14th are at: 0906 and 2141
Wednesday Aug 15th are at: 1000 and 2227
Thursday Aug 16th are at: 1045 and 2309
Friday Aug 17th are at: 1126 and 2348
Saturday Aug 18th are at: ---- and 1205
Sunday Aug 19th are at: 0027 and 1243
LOW Tide Times
Monday Aug 13th are at: 0131 and 1419
Tuesday Aug 14th are at: 0248 and 1521
Wednesday Aug 15th are at: 0339 and 1606
Thursday Aug 16th are at: 0418 and 1644
Friday Aug 17th are at: 0455 and 1721
Saturday Aug 18th are at: 0530 and 1757
Sunday Aug 19th are at: 0606 and 1833
(All times are GMT - add one hour for British Summer Time)
To calculate other high tides in Essex and on The Thames:
Walton on the Naze - same time as Harwich Harbour
Bradwell - add 21 minutes
Southend - add 50 minutes
Tilbury - add 1 hour, 15 minutes
London Bridge - add 2 hours, 10 minutes
Brightlingsea - add 23 minutes
Burnham-on-Crouch - add 42 minutes
Clacton - add 11 minutes
Felixstowe Pier - subtract 11 minutes
Wivenhoe - add 27 minutes
River Stour - Mistley - add 25 minutes
All information courtesy of Harwich Haven Authority:
Did you know?
The pull of the moon and sun are the main cause of tides on Earth but 100 other scientific factors affect the timing and height of tides.
Tide prediction is getting better all the time, and official tidal predictions are available up to two years in advance.
There is roughly 12 hrs 25 minutes between each high tide.
Especially high tides are called spring tides, but they have nothing to do with the season and actually occur twice a month. Spring tides also mean lower low water. The opposite to a spring tide is a neap tide.
"Did you know?" was collated with the help of