Time in Cologne, Germany
The exact time in Cologne is based on the time zones for Cologne. We will always try to give you the exact time for Cologne. There might be slight differences, since the time zones for Cologne might change due to daylight savings time (DST).
Time changes in Cologne 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 Cologne, and falls back one hour in the fall for Cologne. Adding an extra hour of daylight helps Cologne to improve its tourism and depend less on Cologne's electricity supplies.
Current time and weather in Cologne, Germany in other languages
Time changes DST in Cologne
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 Cologne during 2021:
- Daylight Saving Time in Cologne starts on:: Sunday 14 March 2021 01:00 (DST) UTC/GMT -5h
- Daylight Saving Time in Cologne ends on: Sunday 07 November 2021 01:00 (STD) UTC/GMT -6h
Sunrise and sunset times in Cologne
Sunrise in Cologne is at 01:12:10 and sunset time in Cologne is at 11:20:23.
- Length of the day in Cologne is 10:08 hours
- Civil twilight begins at 00:38:17 and ends at 11:54:16 hours
- Nautical twilight in Cologne begins at 23:59:47 and ends at 12:32:46 hours.
- Astronomical twilight in Cologne begins at 23:21:40 and ends at 13:10:53 hours.
Cologne coordinates and location in the world
Which are latitude and longitude coordinates of Cologne in the map of the world?
- Cologne's latitude: 50° 55' N
- Cologne's longitude: 6° 57' E
Hotels to stay and book in Cologne, Germany
If you are travelling for vacations to Cologne 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 Cologne for your budget during your vacations.