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Week Commencing Monday 30th May 2011
10:28am Monday 23rd May 2011 in Tide Times
HIGH Tide Times
Monday May 30th are at: 0959 and 2215
Tuesday May 31st are at: 1039 and 2254
Wednesday June 1st are at: 1116 and 2333
Thursday June 2nd are at: 1154 and ----
Friday June 3rd are at: 0012 and 1231
Saturday June 4th are at: 0051 and 1310
Sunday June 5th are at: 0132 and 1350
LOW Tide Times
Monday May 30th are at: 0337 and 1555
Tuesday May 31st are at: 0413 and 1632
Wednesday June 1st are at: 0447 and 1707
Thursday June 2nd are at: 0522 and 1745
Friday June 3rd are at: 0559 and 1824
Saturday June 4th are at: 0637 and 1903
Sunday June 5th are at: 0715 and 1943
(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
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