Time in Zurich, Switzerland
The exact time in Zurich is based on the time zones for Zurich. We will always try to give you the exact time for Zurich. There might be slight differences, since the time zones for Zurich might change due to daylight savings time (DST).
Time changes in Zurich 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 Zurich, and falls back one hour in the fall for Zurich. Adding an extra hour of daylight helps Zurich to improve its tourism and depend less on Zurich's electricity supplies.
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Time changes DST in Zurich
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 Zurich during 2020:
- Daylight Saving Time in Zurich starts on:: Sunday 29 March 2020 01:00 (DST) UTC/GMT +2h
- Daylight Saving Time in Zurich ends on: Sunday 25 October 2020 02:00 (STD) UTC/GMT +1h
Sunrise and sunset times in Zurich
Sunrise in Zurich is at 07:03:34 and sunset time in Zurich is at 17:15:34.
- Length of the day in Zurich is 10:12 hours
- Civil twilight begins at 06:31:56 and ends at 17:47:12 hours
- Nautical twilight in Zurich begins at 05:55:57 and ends at 18:23:11 hours.
- Astronomical twilight in Zurich begins at 05:20:26 and ends at 18:58:42 hours.
Zurich coordinates and location in the world
Which are latitude and longitude coordinates of Zurich in the map of the world?
- Zurich's latitude: 47° 22' N
- Zurich's longitude: 8° 33' E
Hotels to stay and book in Zurich, Switzerland
If you are travelling for vacations to Zurich 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 Zurich for your budget during your vacations.