Time in San Jose, Costa Rica
The exact time in San Jose is based on the time zones for San Jose. We will always try to give you the exact time for San Jose. There might be slight differences, since the time zones for San Jose might change due to daylight savings time (DST).
Time changes in San Jose 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 San Jose, and falls back one hour in the fall for San Jose. Adding an extra hour of daylight helps San Jose to improve its tourism and depend less on San Jose's electricity supplies.
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Time changes DST in San Jose
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 San Jose during 2024:
- Daylight Saving Time in San Jose starts on:: -
- Daylight Saving Time in San Jose ends on: -
Sunrise and sunset times in San Jose
Sunrise in San Jose is at 05:53:59 and sunset time in San Jose is at 17:45:57.
- Length of the day in San Jose is 12:52 hours
- Civil twilight begins at 05:32:45 and ends at 18:07:11 hours
- Nautical twilight in San Jose begins at 05:08:03 and ends at 18:31:53 hours.
- Astronomical twilight in San Jose begins at 04:43:25 and ends at 18:56:31 hours.
San Jose coordinates and location in the world
Which are latitude and longitude coordinates of San Jose in the map of the world?
- San Jose's latitude: 9° 55' N
- San Jose's longitude: 84° 4' W
Hotels to stay and book in San Jose, Costa Rica
If you are travelling for vacations to San Jose 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 San Jose for your budget during your vacations.