Time in Zanzibar, Tanzania
The exact time in Zanzibar is based on the time zones for Zanzibar. We will always try to give you the exact time for Zanzibar. There might be slight differences, since the time zones for Zanzibar might change due to daylight savings time (DST).
Time changes in Zanzibar 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 Zanzibar, and falls back one hour in the fall for Zanzibar. Adding an extra hour of daylight helps Zanzibar to improve its tourism and depend less on Zanzibar's electricity supplies.
Time changes DST in Zanzibar
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 Zanzibar during 2021:
- Daylight Saving Time in Zanzibar starts on:: -
- Daylight Saving Time in Zanzibar ends on: -
Sunrise and sunset times in Zanzibar
Sunrise in Zanzibar is at 06:32:54 and sunset time in Zanzibar is at 18:18:54.
- Length of the day in Zanzibar is 12:46 hours
- Civil twilight begins at 06:10:21 and ends at 18:41:27 hours
- Nautical twilight in Zanzibar begins at 05:44:10 and ends at 19:07:38 hours.
- Astronomical twilight in Zanzibar begins at 05:18:01 and ends at 19:33:47 hours.
Zanzibar coordinates and location in the world
Which are latitude and longitude coordinates of Zanzibar in the map of the world?
- Zanzibar's latitude: 6° 10' S
- Zanzibar's longitude: 39° 10' E
Hotels to stay and book in Zanzibar, Tanzania
If you are travelling for vacations to Zanzibar 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 Zanzibar for your budget during your vacations.