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Municipality of Chester

In a province that’s almost completely surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean – it’s fair to say we appreciate the flow of the tides. In fact, no matter where you stand in Nova Scotia you’re never more than 60km/37miles from the sea.

So whether looking for the perfect picture, bound for the beach or setting sail for open waters – you’d be wise to know the highs and lows of it.

The tide chart for Lunenburg County shows current tide levels to help you plan your sailing times and beach visits accordingly.

If you're curious what causes the ocean to rise and fall, you may find the video below of interest: