Time in Rotterdam, Netherlands
The exact time in Rotterdam is based on the time zones for Rotterdam. We will always try to give you the exact time for Rotterdam. There might be slight differences, since the time zones for Rotterdam might change due to daylight savings time (DST).
Time changes in Rotterdam 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 Rotterdam, and falls back one hour in the fall for Rotterdam. Adding an extra hour of daylight helps Rotterdam to improve its tourism and depend less on Rotterdam's electricity supplies.
Current time and weather in Rotterdam, Netherlands in other languages
Time changes DST in Rotterdam
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 Rotterdam during 2023:
- Daylight Saving Time in Rotterdam starts on:: Sunday 26 March 2023 01:00 (DST) UTC/GMT +2h
- Daylight Saving Time in Rotterdam ends on: Sunday 29 October 2023 02:00 (STD) UTC/GMT +1h
Sunrise and sunset times in Rotterdam
Sunrise in Rotterdam is at 08:36:43 and sunset time in Rotterdam is at 16:31:27.
- Length of the day in Rotterdam is 08:55 hours
- Civil twilight begins at 07:56:36 and ends at 17:11:34 hours
- Nautical twilight in Rotterdam begins at 07:13:21 and ends at 17:54:49 hours.
- Astronomical twilight in Rotterdam begins at 06:32:25 and ends at 18:35:45 hours.
Rotterdam coordinates and location in the world
Which are latitude and longitude coordinates of Rotterdam in the map of the world?
- Rotterdam's latitude: 51° 55' N
- Rotterdam's longitude: 4° 30' E
Hotels to stay and book in Rotterdam, Netherlands
If you are travelling for vacations to Rotterdam 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 Rotterdam for your budget during your vacations.