Time in Boston, United States
The exact time in Boston is based on the time zones for Boston. We will always try to give you the exact time for Boston. There might be slight differences, since the time zones for Boston might change due to daylight savings time (DST).
Time changes in Boston 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 Boston, and falls back one hour in the fall for Boston. Adding an extra hour of daylight helps Boston to improve its tourism and depend less on Boston's electricity supplies.
Current time and weather in Boston, United States in other languages
Time changes DST in Boston
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 Boston during 2018:
- Daylight Saving Time in Boston starts on:: Sunday 11 March 2018 01:00 (DST) UTC/GMT -4h
- Daylight Saving Time in Boston ends on: Sunday 04 November 2018 01:00 (STD) UTC/GMT -5h
Sunrise and sunset times in Boston
Sunrise in Boston is at 07:05:11 and sunset time in Boston is at 17:52:17.
- Length of the day in Boston is 11:47 hours
- Civil twilight begins at 06:36:41 and ends at 18:20:47 hours
- Nautical twilight in Boston begins at 06:03:58 and ends at 18:53:30 hours.
- Astronomical twilight in Boston begins at 05:31:28 and ends at 19:26:00 hours.
Boston coordinates and location in the world
Which are latitude and longitude coordinates of Boston in the map of the world?
- Boston's latitude: 42° 21' N
- Boston's longitude: 71° 3' W
Hotels to stay and book in Boston, United States
If you are travelling for vacations to Boston 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 Boston for your budget during your vacations.