Previous Okinawan Tidal Information* / 2011~2016

        During the year 2011, Okinawa experienced the lowest spring tide on the 25th of December with a value of -21cm (01:16am). The highest spring tide occurred on the 30th of August (07:32am) having a value of 234cm. Combined, these minimum and maximum levels resulted in a value of 256cm (8.4ft) of total tidal variation for the year 2011.

        During the year 2012, Okinawa experienced two low spring tides on the 14th of December (01:26am) and on the 15th of December (02:12am), both with a value of -27cm. The highest spring tides (also two) occurred on the 2nd of August (06:41am) and the 3rd of August, both with a value of 227cm. Combined, these minimum and maximum levels resulted in a value of 256cm (8.4ft) of total tidal variation for the year 2012.

        During the year 2013, Okinawa will experienced a single low spring tide on the 12th of January (01:19am) having a value of -27cm. The highest spring tides (four this year) occurred on the 23rd of July (06:53am), 24th of July (07:42am), 21st of August (06:45am) and 22nd of August (07:31am), all four with a value of 234cm. Combined, these minimum and maximum levels resulted in a value of 261cm (8.6ft) of total tidal variation for the year 2013.

        During the year 2014, Okinawa experienced a single low spring tide on the 3rd of January (02:14am) having a value of -29cm. The highest spring tide occurred on the 12th of August (07:45am), with a value of 239cm. Combined, these minimum and maximum levels resulted in a value of 269cm (8.8ft) of total tidal variation for the year 2014.

        During the year 2015, Okinawa experienced a single low spring tide on the 23rd of January (02:14am) having a value of -27cm. The highest spring tide occurred on the 1st of September (07:37am), with a value of 233cm. Combined, these minimum and maximum levels resulted in a value of 261cm (8.6ft) of total tidal variation for the year 2015.

        During the year 2016, Okinawa experienced a single low spring tide on the 15th of December (01:43am) having a value of -26cm. The highest spring tide occurred on the 18th of September (07:49am), with a value of 231cm. Combined, these minimum and maximum levels resulted in a value of 258cm (8.5ft) of total tidal variation for 2016.



*Tide data from WWW Tide and Current Predictor for Naha, Okinawa.





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