The Top 5 Highest Tides on Earth

  Location Mean Tidal Range
1 Minas Basin, Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia, Canada 11.7 metres
(38.4 feet)
2 Leaf Lake, Ungava Bay, Quebec 9.7 metres
(32.0 feet)
3 Port of Avonmouth, Bristol, United Kingdom 9.6 metres
(31.5 feet)
4 Sunrise, Turnagain Arm, Cook Inlet, Alaska 9.2 metres
(30.3 feet)
5 Burnham, Parrett River, United Kingdom 9.1 metres
(29.9 feet)
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Sources:  National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 2014.
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List Notes: Data is top 5 highest tides measured by largest mean Range tidal ranges. Please note: the previous version of this list ranked the highest tides by "average spring tides" which would cause a change in location rankings. Top 5 of Anything considers the NOAA to be the definitive source on the matter (see source above).
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