Time in Washington DC, United States
The exact time in Washington DC is based on the time zones for Washington DC. We will always try to give you the exact time for Washington DC. There might be slight differences, since the time zones for Washington DC might change due to daylight savings time (DST).
Time changes in Washington DC 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 Washington DC, and falls back one hour in the fall for Washington DC. Adding an extra hour of daylight helps Washington DC to improve its tourism and depend less on Washington DC's electricity supplies.
Current time and weather in Washington DC, United States in other languages
Time changes DST in Washington DC
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 Washington DC during 2023:
- Daylight Saving Time in Washington DC starts on:: Sunday 12 March 2023 01:00 (DST) UTC/GMT -4h
- Daylight Saving Time in Washington DC ends on: Sunday 05 November 2023 01:00 (STD) UTC/GMT -5h
Sunrise and sunset times in Washington DC
Sunrise in Washington DC is at 07:08:14 and sunset time in Washington DC is at 16:46:19.
- Length of the day in Washington DC is 10:38 hours
- Civil twilight begins at 06:38:52 and ends at 17:15:41 hours
- Nautical twilight in Washington DC begins at 06:05:49 and ends at 17:48:44 hours.
- Astronomical twilight in Washington DC begins at 05:33:40 and ends at 18:20:54 hours.
Washington DC coordinates and location in the world
Which are latitude and longitude coordinates of Washington DC in the map of the world?
- Washington DC's latitude: 38° 55' N
- Washington DC's longitude: 77° 0' W
Hotels to stay and book in Washington DC, United States
If you are travelling for vacations to Washington DC 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 Washington DC for your budget during your vacations.