Time in Madrid, Spain
Time changes in Madrid 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 Madrid, and falls back one hour in the fall for Madrid. Adding an extra hour of daylight helps Madrid to improve its tourism and depend less on Madrid's electricity supplies.
The exact time in Madrid is based on the time zones for Madrid. We will always try to give you the exact time for Madrid. There might be slight differences, since the time zones for Madrid might change due to daylight savings time (DST).
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Time changes DST in Madrid
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 Madrid during 2015:
- Daylight Saving Time in Madrid starts on:: Sunday 29 March 2015 00:00 (DST) UTC/GMT +2h
- Daylight Saving Time in Madrid ends on: Sunday 25 October 2015 02:00 (STD) UTC/GMT +1h
Sunrise and sunset times in Madrid
Sunrise in Madrid is at 08:27:55 and sunset time in Madrid is at 18:27:13.
- Length of the day in Madrid is 10:59 hours
- Civil twilight begins at 07:58:55 and ends at 18:56:13 hours
- Nautical twilight in Madrid begins at 07:26:03 and ends at 19:29:04 hours.
- Astronomical twilight in Madrid begins at 06:53:53 and ends at 20:01:14 hours.
Madrid coordinates and location in the world
Which are latitude and longitude coordinates of Madrid in the map of the world?
- Madrid's latitude: 40° 24' N
- Madrid's longitude: 3° 40' W
Events in Madrid
- Atlético Madrid vs Barcelona - Wednesday 28 January 2015 - Copa del Rey 2014-2015 - Quarterfinals
- Rayo Vallecano vs Deportivo de La Coruña Liga BBVA 2014-2015 Matchday 21 Friday 30 January 2015
- Real Madrid vs Real Sociedad Liga BBVA 2014-2015 Matchday 21 Saturday 31 January 2015
- Real Madrid vs Sevilla Liga BBVA 2014-2015 Matchday 16
- Atlético Madrid vs Real Madrid Liga BBVA 2014-2015 Matchday 22 Saturday 07 February 2015
- Alcorcón vs Mirandés Saturday 07 February 2015 Liga Adelante 2014-2015 España Matchday 24
- Real Madrid vs Schalke 04 UEFA Champions League 2014-2015 Round of 16
- Atlético Madrid vs Bayer 04 Leverkusen UEFA Champions League 2014-2015 Round of 16