Time in Folkestone, United Kingdom
The exact time in Folkestone is based on the time zones for Folkestone. We will always try to give you the exact time for Folkestone. There might be slight differences, since the time zones for Folkestone might change due to daylight savings time (DST).
Time changes in Folkestone 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 Folkestone, and falls back one hour in the fall for Folkestone. Adding an extra hour of daylight helps Folkestone to improve its tourism and depend less on Folkestone's electricity supplies.
Current time and weather in Folkestone, United Kingdom in other languages
Time changes DST in Folkestone
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 Folkestone during 2019:
- Daylight Saving Time in Folkestone starts on:: Sunday 31 March 2019 00:00 (DST) UTC/GMT +1h
- Daylight Saving Time in Folkestone ends on: Sunday 27 October 2019 01:00 (STD) UTC/GMT 0h
Sunrise and sunset times in Folkestone
Sunrise in Folkestone is at 11:27:41 and sunset time in Folkestone is at 23:42:17.
- Length of the day in Folkestone is 12:15 hours
- Civil twilight begins at 11:03:37 and ends at 00:06:21 hours
- Nautical twilight in Folkestone begins at 10:35:26 and ends at 00:34:33 hours.
- Astronomical twilight in Folkestone begins at 10:06:56 and ends at 01:03:03 hours.
Folkestone coordinates and location in the world
Which are latitude and longitude coordinates of Folkestone in the map of the world?
- Folkestone's latitude: 30° 54' N
- Folkestone's longitude: 82° 9' W
Hotels to stay and book in Folkestone, United Kingdom
If you are travelling for vacations to Folkestone 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 Folkestone for your budget during your vacations.