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Week Commencing Monday 23rd April 2012
2:12pm Monday 16th April 2012 in Tide Times
HIGH Tide Times
Monday Apr 23rd are at: 0035 and 1251
Tuesday Apr 24th are at: 0106 and 1320
Wednesday Apr 25th are at: 0136 and 1350
Thursday Apr 26th are at: 0209 and 1422
Friday Apr 27th are at: 0245 and 1500
Saturday Apr 28th are at: 0328 and 1544
Sunday Apr 29th are at: 0419 and 1639
LOW Tide Times
Monday Apr 23rd are at: 0622 and 1837
Tuesday Apr 24th are at: 0652 and 1909
Wednesday Apr 25th are at: 0724 and 1942
Thursday Apr 26th are at: 0757 and 2017
Friday Apr 27th are at: 0834 and 2057
Saturday Apr 28th are at: 0917 and 2148
Sunday Apr 29th are at: 1013 and 2257
(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