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Small tidal stream inaccuracies can develop when advancing beyond HW Dover +6. Because of this we only enable today's tidal stream chartlets to advance 24 hours. Sorry, future tides are not currently available for this harbour. Please check Admiralty EasyTide.
The above image represents the current tidal streams offshore of this haven. Streams attaining three knots and above are highlighted by red arrows . All times are in local time with red text indicating springs, blue indicating neaps and gray between tidal events. Click [+] to advance the estimate by an hour and click [-] to step back.
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Arrows represent the direction of tidal streams with lighter or shorter arrows indicating weaker streams. Stronger streams are indicated by heavier or longer arrows, and as mentioned above, red arrows flagging rates of 3 knots and above. Numerals represent [mean neap, mean spring] rates in tenths of a knot. For example the numbers 12,23 would indicate a mean neap of 1.2 knots and a mean spring of 2.3 knots.
More local tidal detailsToday's tides — High water: , Low water:
Today's Dover tides — High waters: 09:00, 21:18, Low waters: 03:21, 15:53
We are now approaching the next tidal event that will be Springs. View future tidal events in our lunar calendar
Tides in Dalkey Sound and Irish Sea near Dublin
The tides near Dalkey broadly follow the main Irish Sea streams which are:
Tide runs south in the entire southern Irish Sea from HW Dover for six hours
Tide runs north in the entire southern Irish Sea from LW Dover fro six hours
The tide turns about one hour earlier at Dalkey Sound. So, southbound vessels wishing to avail of the south going ebb down the Irish Sea, local boats leave Dun Laoghaire at HW Dover -1:30 and can then expect almost 7 hours of fair tide which will take them to Arklow and beyond.
This also means a fair tide passing Bray Head, Wicklow Head and Mizen Head which all have stronger tidal streams.
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All pages provide our menu bar, to navigate to and browse through listed 'Routes', plus our site wide text search capability. The text search capability may be narrowed to individually target 'Experience', 'Routes' or 'Havens' by selecting the tabs beneath the search box. But text searches are not optimal when it comes to finding Routes pertaining to a particular passage unless you know what you are looking for. This is what our 'Find routes' tool is for.
'Find routes' exposes all published 'Routes' information that may be of interest for a specific passage. This is easily achieved by selecting where you are, or a nearest Haven, and the desired destination, or its nearest Haven. Then click 'Go' and 'Find routes' does the rest.
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British Admiralty Nautical Chart 1415 'Dublin Bay'
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