Tide Now ME is a tide calculator for the state of Maine. It displays a tide graph, daily tide table, present tide status, and daylight/sun/moon timing. It supports 95 tide locations organized into 11 regions. The regions are based on counties.
Off Line Operation- app does not use the internet, it works by calculation.
Predictions are quick the app is simple to use. Use swipe gestures for the next and prior day tides. There are no ads and app cannot access phone features.
Controls for the user are provided by three action bar icons and five items in the settings menu. The action bar controls are Set Location, Set Date, and Refresh. The settings controls are Add Station to Favorites, GMap Station (internet), Change Color Scheme, Sun and Moon Info, and About Gestures.
Phone or Tablet
The app works on any Android device at level 3.0.3 or above, most phones and tablets are supported. Depending on the nature of your android device, the landscape or portrait mode display may present a more useful size.
Designed for On The Spot Use
The tidal status presentation gives an immediate snapshot of the tide situation, more useful than just a standard list of highs and lows. The display can be refreshed at any time to update this status. This app is designed for use while actively out and about along the waterfront.
200 Year Calendar
In addition to today's tides, a date picker is available to choose any date from 1901 to 2100.
Next Day, Prior Day Swipes
Gestures are supported to go to "next day" and "past day" to step day by day through a range of dates. These operate like turning the page of a book. You can quickly swipe through a range of dates to look for good clam digging days.
The selected station can be added to a set of eight favorites. These can be accessed by a down-swipe.
There are five color schemes, good for situations ranging from bright sun to night use. Try each one there is a good one for your situation..
Tide Regions and Stations.
Seavey Island, Wells, Cape Neddick, Kittery Point, Seapoint, York Harbor, Kennebunkport, Cape Porpoise, Camp Ellis, Biddeford, Old Orchard Beach
Pine Point, Portland Head, Fore River, Portland, Prince Point, South Freeport, Falmouth Foreside, Brunswick, Howard Point, Cundy Harbor, Wilson Cove, South Harpswell
Region Cumberland Offshore
Cushing Island, Peak Island, Cow Island, Long Island, Vaill Island, Chebeague Island, Cliff Island
Richmond, Bath, Hunniwell Point, Gardiner, Phippsburg, Sturgeon Island, Mill Point, Robinhood
Wiscasset, Sheepscot, Back River, Isle of Springs, Southport , Boothbay Harbor, East Boothbay, Walpole, Pemaquid Harbor, New Harbor, Waldoboro, Monhegan Island
Friendship Harbor, Thomaston, Otis Cove, Port Clyde, Tenants Harbor, Rockland
Region Knox Offshore
Burnt Island, Matinicus Harbor, Vinalhaven, North Haven, Pulpit Harbor, Isle Au Haut
Belfast, Fort Point, Sandy Point, Winterport, Bangor
Bucksport, Gross Point, Castine, Little Deer Isle, Center Harbor, Blue Hill Harbor,
Ellsworth, Winter Harbor, Prospect Harbor
Region Hancock Offshore
Oceanville, Stonington, Mackeral Cove, Burnt Coat Harbor, Bar Harbor,
Southwest Harbor, Tremont Bass Harbor
Milbridge, Steele Harbor, Shoppee Point, Machiasport, Stone Island, Cutler Naval,
Cutler, Gravelly Point, Coffin Point, Birch Islands, Eastport, Pettegrove Point