Time in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
The exact time in Rio de Janeiro is based on the time zones for Rio de Janeiro. We will always try to give you the exact time for Rio de Janeiro. There might be slight differences, since the time zones for Rio de Janeiro might change due to daylight savings time (DST).
Time changes in Rio de Janeiro 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 Rio de Janeiro, and falls back one hour in the fall for Rio de Janeiro. Adding an extra hour of daylight helps Rio de Janeiro to improve its tourism and depend less on Rio de Janeiro's electricity supplies.
Current time and weather in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in other languages
Time changes DST in Rio de Janeiro
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 Rio de Janeiro during 2019:
- Daylight Saving Time in Rio de Janeiro starts on:: Saturday 19 October 2019 23:00 (DST) UTC/GMT -2h
- Daylight Saving Time in Rio de Janeiro ends on: Saturday 16 February 2019 23:00 (STD) UTC/GMT -3h
Sunrise and sunset times in Rio de Janeiro
Sunrise in Rio de Janeiro is at 06:31:03 and sunset time in Rio de Janeiro is at 17:27:48.
- Length of the day in Rio de Janeiro is 11:57 hours
- Civil twilight begins at 06:07:10 and ends at 17:51:41 hours
- Nautical twilight in Rio de Janeiro begins at 05:39:45 and ends at 18:19:06 hours.
- Astronomical twilight in Rio de Janeiro begins at 05:12:40 and ends at 18:46:11 hours.
Rio de Janeiro coordinates and location in the world
Which are latitude and longitude coordinates of Rio de Janeiro in the map of the world?
- Rio de Janeiro's latitude: 22° 54' S
- Rio de Janeiro's longitude: 43° 13' W
Hotels to stay and book in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
If you are travelling for vacations to Rio de Janeiro 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 Rio de Janeiro for your budget during your vacations.