Time in Chennai, India
The exact time in Chennai is based on the time zones for Chennai. We will always try to give you the exact time for Chennai. There might be slight differences, since the time zones for Chennai might change due to daylight savings time (DST).
Time changes in Chennai 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 Chennai, and falls back one hour in the fall for Chennai. Adding an extra hour of daylight helps Chennai to improve its tourism and depend less on Chennai's electricity supplies.
Current time and weather in Chennai, India in other languages
Time changes DST in Chennai
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 Chennai during 2021:
- Daylight Saving Time in Chennai starts on:: -
- Daylight Saving Time in Chennai ends on: -
Sunrise and sunset times in Chennai
Sunrise in Chennai is at 05:58:16 and sunset time in Chennai is at 18:00:46.
- Length of the day in Chennai is 12:02 hours
- Civil twilight begins at 05:37:06 and ends at 18:21:56 hours
- Nautical twilight in Chennai begins at 05:12:28 and ends at 18:46:34 hours.
- Astronomical twilight in Chennai begins at 04:47:49 and ends at 19:11:12 hours.
Chennai coordinates and location in the world
Which are latitude and longitude coordinates of Chennai in the map of the world?
- Chennai's latitude: 13° 3' N
- Chennai's longitude: 80° 13' E
Hotels to stay and book in Chennai, India
If you are travelling for vacations to Chennai 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 Chennai for your budget during your vacations.