Time in Istanbul, Turkey
The exact time in Istanbul is based on the time zones for Istanbul. We will always try to give you the exact time for Istanbul. There might be slight differences, since the time zones for Istanbul might change due to daylight savings time (DST).
Time changes in Istanbul 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 Istanbul, and falls back one hour in the fall for Istanbul. Adding an extra hour of daylight helps Istanbul to improve its tourism and depend less on Istanbul's electricity supplies.
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Time changes DST in Istanbul
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 Istanbul during 2023:
- Daylight Saving Time in Istanbul starts on:: -
- Daylight Saving Time in Istanbul ends on: -
Sunrise and sunset times in Istanbul
Sunrise in Istanbul is at 08:06:52 and sunset time in Istanbul is at 17:37:33.
- Length of the day in Istanbul is 10:31 hours
- Civil twilight begins at 07:36:35 and ends at 18:07:50 hours
- Nautical twilight in Istanbul begins at 07:02:35 and ends at 18:41:51 hours.
- Astronomical twilight in Istanbul begins at 06:29:33 and ends at 19:14:52 hours.
Istanbul coordinates and location in the world
Which are latitude and longitude coordinates of Istanbul in the map of the world?
- Istanbul's latitude: 41° 1' N
- Istanbul's longitude: 28° 58' E
Hotels to stay and book in Istanbul, Turkey
If you are travelling for vacations to Istanbul 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 Istanbul for your budget during your vacations.