Time in Alaska, United States
The exact time in Alaska is based on the time zones for Alaska. We will always try to give you the exact time for Alaska. There might be slight differences, since the time zones for Alaska might change due to daylight savings time (DST).
Time changes in Alaska are usually done to adapt citizen and tourist activity to the solar cycle. This allows for greater usage of daylight, reducing dependency on electricity. That is why the time is sent ahead one hour in the spring for Alaska, and falls back one hour in the fall for Alaska. Adding an extra hour of daylight helps Alaska to improve its tourism and depend less on Alaska's electricity supplies.
Current time and weather in Alaska, United States in other languages
Time changes DST in Alaska
Each country perform its time change according to the Daylight Saving Time rules on a different day of the year, which can or not match with the beginning of the summer. That is why we recommend you to check out the time change dates to stay up to date.
These are the time change dates in Alaska during 2020:
- Daylight Saving Time in Alaska starts on:: Sunday 08 March 2020 01:00 (DST) UTC/GMT -8h
- Daylight Saving Time in Alaska ends on: Sunday 01 November 2020 01:00 (STD) UTC/GMT -9h
Sunrise and sunset times in Alaska
Sunrise in Alaska is at 09:34:52 and sunset time in Alaska is at 17:52:29.
- Length of the day in Alaska is 08:18 hours
- Civil twilight begins at 08:42:57 and ends at 18:44:24 hours
- Nautical twilight in Alaska begins at 07:46:39 and ends at 19:40:42 hours.
- Astronomical twilight in Alaska begins at 06:51:48 and ends at 20:35:33 hours.
Alaska coordinates and location in the world
Which are latitude and longitude coordinates of Alaska in the map of the world?
- Alaska's latitude: 64° 0' N
- Alaska's longitude: 0° 0' W
Hotels to stay and book in Alaska, United States
If you are travelling for vacations to Alaska and looking for to book a hotel at a good price, click on the hotels links below to find more information and details. You will find hotel rooms prices, payment methods, location and opening hours, that will help you booking the best hotel in Alaska for your budget during your vacations.