Time in London, United Kingdom
Time changes in London 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 London, and falls back one hour in the fall for London. Adding an extra hour of daylight helps London to improve its tourism and depend less on London's electricity supplies.
The exact time in London is based on the time zones for London. We will always try to give you the exact time for London. There might be slight differences, since the time zones for London might change due to daylight savings time (DST).
Current time and weather in London, United Kingdom in other languages
Time changes DST in London
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 London during 2015:
- Daylight Saving Time in London starts on:: Sunday 29 March 2015 00:00 (DST) UTC/GMT +1h
- Daylight Saving Time in London ends on: Sunday 25 October 2015 02:00 (STD) UTC/GMT 0h
Sunrise and sunset times in London
Sunrise in London is at 07:42:17 and sunset time in London is at 16:45:05.
- Length of the day in London is 09:03 hours
- Civil twilight begins at 07:05:54 and ends at 17:21:29 hours
- Nautical twilight in London begins at 06:25:29 and ends at 18:01:54 hours.
- Astronomical twilight in London begins at 05:46:20 and ends at 18:41:03 hours.
London coordinates and location in the world
Which are latitude and longitude coordinates of London in the map of the world?
- London's latitude: 51° 30' N
- London's longitude: 0° 7' W
Events in London
- Crystal Palace vs Everton Premier League 2014-2015 Saturday 31 January 2015 Matchday 23
- Chelsea vs Manchester City Premier League 2014-2015 Saturday 31 January 2015 Matchday 23
- Arsenal vs Aston Villa Premier League 2014-2015 Sunday 01 February 2015 Matchday 23
- Tottenham Hotspur vs Arsenal Premier League 2014-2015 Saturday 07 February 2015 Matchday 24
- Queens Park Rangers vs Southampton Premier League 2014-2015 Saturday 07 February 2015 Matchday 24
- West Ham United vs Manchester United Premier League 2014-2015 Sunday 08 February 2015 Matchday 24
- Tottenham vs Fiorentina Europa League 2014-2015 Round of 16
- Arsenal vs AS Monaco FC UEFA Champions League 2014-2015 Round of 16
- Chelsea vs Tottenham Hotspur Capital One Cup 2014-2015 Final
- Chelsea vs Paris Saint-Germain UEFA Champions League 2014-2015 Round of 16
- England vs Lithuania Friday 27 March 2015 Euro 2016 France Qualifying