Current Local Time in Boston, Massachusetts, United States is 06:26:57

Eastern Daylight Time-EDT

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Boston Time Zone

Boston Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
Time Zone AbbreviationEDT
UTC Offset for Eastern Daylight TimeUTC−04 Hours
Is EDT a Standard Time Zone?Yes
Current Local Time in Boston 2019-04-26 06:26:57

Calendar Today

Day of the weekFriday
Month of the yearApril
Number of days in this month30
Day of the year115
Week of the year17
Number of Seconds from Epoch1556274417 Seconds
Is the year 2019 a Leap Year?No
Which century we are in?21st Century
Current Millennium3rd millennium
Calendar Type Gregorian Calendar
Date Format followed in Bostonmonth - date - year

Twilights in Boston today

Civil Twilight Start Time2019-04-26 05:17:45-04:00
Civil Twilight End Time2019-04-26 20:09:13-04:00
Nautical Twilight Start Time2019-04-26 04:41:06-04:00
Nautical Twilight End Time2019-04-26 20:46:04-04:00
Astronomical Twilight Start Time2019-04-26 04:01:31-04:00
Astronomical Twilight End Time2019-04-26 21:25:55-04:00

Boston: Moon Phases

New moon day2019-05-04 18:46:29-04:00
Full moon day2019-05-18 17:12:20-04:00
First Quarter of Moon2019-05-11 21:13:13-04:00
Last Quarter of Moon2019-04-26 18:19:16-04:00

Daylight Saving in Boston

Is Daylight Saving Time active in Boston?Yes
Boston Summer Time ZoneEDT
Boston Winter Time ZoneEST
Daylight Time Start Date12 March 2017
Daylight Time End Date05 November 2017
UTC Offset for DSTUTC−04 Hours
UTC Offset during winterUTC−05 Hours

Boston Weather update today

Current Temperature in Boston8.38 Degree Celcius
Atmospheric Pressure in Boston1014 hPa
Boston Humidity Percentage87%
Wind Speed in Boston2.6 Miles Per Hour
Wind Direction in Boston90 Degrees
Ultraviolet Index (UV Index)75.64

Boston: Sunrise Time & Sunset Time

Sunrise Time in Boston2019-04-26 05:47:33-04:00
Sunset Time Today in Boston2019-04-26 19:39:19-04:00
Noon Time in Boston2019-04-26 12:43:04-04:00
Duration of the daytime today in Boston13 Hours-51 Minutes -46 Seconds

Boston: Moonrise Time & Moonset Time

Moonrise Time Today in Boston2019-04-26 01:54:16-04:00
Moonset Time Today in Boston2019-04-26 11:29:57-04:00

About Boston

Name of the CityBoston, Massachusetts, United States
Two Letter Country code of United States (ISO 3166-1 alpha-2)US
Three letter Country code of United States (ISO 3166-1 alpha-3)USA
Boston Latitude42.36
Boston Longitude
Alternates Names for Boston in Vernacular LanguagesBOS,Boston,Bostona,Bostonas,Bostone,Bostonia,Bostono,Bostons,Bostun,Bostún,Gorad Bostan,Pokekona,Vostoni,bastan,bastana,beasrraൺ,bo shi dun,bosatana,boseuteon,bostan,bostana,bostoni,bosuton,bwstn,bwstwn,bwstwn masachwst,bxstan,pastan,Βοστωνη,Βοστώνη,Бостон,Бостън,Горад Бостан,Բոստոն,באסטאן,בוסטון,بوستون,بوستون، ماساچوست,بوسطن,بوسٹن,بۆستن,ܒܘܣܛܘܢ,बस्तन,बॉस्टन,बोस्टन,বস্টন,ਬੋਸਟਨ,பாஸ்டன்,బోస్టన్,ಬಾಸ್ಟನ್,ബോസ്റ്റൺ,บอสตัน,བོ་སེ་ཊོན།,ဘော့စတွန်မြို့,ბოსთონი,ბოსტონი,ボストン,波士頓,波士顿,보스턴

World Clock - Boston, a Descriptive Guide

Boston is a city in the country of United States, that lies in Longitude -71.06 and Latitude 42.36. Boston lies in the time zone Eastern Daylight Time.

A Time Zone is a Geographical Area that follows the same time in all the points including Cities, Towns inside that geographical area.

Boston has an UTC Offset/GMT Offset of UTC-5:00.

UTC Offset is the time difference between the time at particular place and the UTC - Coordinated Universal Time.

Our Boston time zone converter helps you to convert Boston time, to local time in other time zones.

There is a also a generic Time Zone Converter, which converts from any Time Zone to any other Time zone including Boston time.

Daylight Saving Time in Boston

In Several countries, During Summer to get more sunlight in the evening times the clock is advanced by 1 hour.

During Winter the clocks are again reversed back by one hour. Daylight Saving Time promotes more activity in the evening and is beneficial especially for the working community. Daylight saving time(DST) is also called as Summer Time in several parts of the world.

Boston follows daylight saving time.

Boston has a population of 617594 people.

To dial to Boston, United States please refer to our Calling Codes Guide © 2017