Time in Santiago, Chile
The exact time in Santiago is based on the time zones for Santiago. We will always try to give you the exact time for Santiago. There might be slight differences, since the time zones for Santiago might change due to daylight savings time (DST).
Time changes in Santiago 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 Santiago, and falls back one hour in the fall for Santiago. Adding an extra hour of daylight helps Santiago to improve its tourism and depend less on Santiago's electricity supplies.
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Time changes DST in Santiago
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 Santiago during 2016:
- Daylight Saving Time in Santiago starts on:: Saturday 13 August 2016 23:00 (DST) UTC/GMT -3h
- Daylight Saving Time in Santiago ends on: Saturday 14 May 2016 23:00 (STD) UTC/GMT -4h
Sunrise and sunset times in Santiago
Sunrise in Santiago is at 06:48:15 and sunset time in Santiago is at 20:04:57.
- Length of the day in Santiago is 13:17 hours
- Civil twilight begins at 06:22:21 and ends at 20:30:51 hours
- Nautical twilight in Santiago begins at 05:51:22 and ends at 21:01:50 hours.
- Astronomical twilight in Santiago begins at 05:19:09 and ends at 21:34:03 hours.
Santiago coordinates and location in the world
Which are latitude and longitude coordinates of Santiago in the map of the world?
- Santiago's latitude: 33° 27' S
- Santiago's longitude: 70° 40' W
Hotels to stay and book in Santiago, Chile
If you are travelling for vacations to Santiago 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 Santiago for your budget during your vacations.