Current Local Time in Houston, Texas, United States is 05:26:00

Central Daylight Time-CDT

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Houston Time Zone

Houston Time ZoneCentral Daylight Time
Time Zone AbbreviationCDT
UTC Offset for Central Daylight TimeUTC-05 Hours
Is CDT a Standard Time Zone?Yes
Current Local Time in Houston 2019-04-26 05:26:00

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 Epoch1556274360 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 Houstonmonth - date - year

Twilights in Houston today

Civil Twilight Start Time2019-04-26 06:19:46-05:00
Civil Twilight End Time2019-04-26 20:21:14-05:00
Nautical Twilight Start Time2019-04-26 05:50:06-05:00
Nautical Twilight End Time2019-04-26 20:50:58-05:00
Astronomical Twilight Start Time2019-04-26 05:19:28-05:00
Astronomical Twilight End Time2019-04-26 21:21:43-05:00

Houston: Moon Phases

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

Daylight Saving in Houston

Is Daylight Saving Time active in Houston?Yes
Houston Summer Time ZoneCDT
Houston Winter Time ZoneCST
Daylight Time Start Date12 March 2017
Daylight Time End Date05 November 2017
UTC Offset for DSTUTC-05 Hours
UTC Offset during winterUTC−06 Hours

Houston Weather update today

Current Temperature in Houston15.89 Degree Celcius
Atmospheric Pressure in Houston1016 hPa
Houston Humidity Percentage100%
Wind Speed in Houston2.35 Miles Per Hour
Wind Direction in Houston0.68 Degrees
Ultraviolet Index (UV Index)97.89

Houston: Sunrise Time & Sunset Time

Sunrise Time in Houston2019-04-26 06:44:29-05:00
Sunset Time Today in Houston2019-04-26 19:56:27-05:00
Noon Time in Houston2019-04-26 13:20:15-05:00
Duration of the daytime today in Houston13 Hours-11 Minutes -58 Seconds

Houston: Moonrise Time & Moonset Time

Moonrise Time Today in Houston2019-04-26 02:01:56-05:00
Moonset Time Today in Houston2019-04-26 12:42:21-05:00

About Houston

Name of the CityHouston, Texas, 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
Houston Latitude29.76
Houston Longitude
Alternates Names for Houston in Vernacular LanguagesChiouston,Gorad Khjustan,HOU,Hiu-su-tun,Hiustonas,Hiû-sṳ̂-tûn,Hjustona,Hjūstona,Houston,Hustonia,Hyuston,Kh'juston,Khjust"n,Khjuston,hi'ustana,hiustoni,hiws tan,hiyustan,hou si dun,husatana,hyuseuteon,hyustan,hyustana,hyusuton,hywstn,hywstn tksas,hywstwn,xiu si dun,ywstwn,Χιούστον,Горад Хюстан,Хьюстон,Хюстон,Хюстън,Хјустон,Հյուստոն,היוסטן,יוסטון,هيوستن، تكساس,هیوستون,ھیووستن,ہywsٹn,ہیوسٹن,ह्युस्टन,হিউস্টন,ਹੂਸਟਨ,હ્યુસ્ટન,ஹியூஸ்டன்,హ్యూస్టన్,ഹ്യൂസ്റ്റൺ,ฮิวสตัน,ဟူစတန်မြို့,ჰიუსთონი,ჰიუსტონი,ሂውስተን,ヒューストン,休斯敦,休斯頓,侯斯頓,휴스턴

World Clock - Houston, a Descriptive Guide

Houston is a city in the country of United States, that lies in Longitude -95.36 and Latitude 29.76. Houston lies in the time zone Central 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.

Houston 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 Houston time zone converter helps you to convert Houston 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 Houston time.

Daylight Saving Time in Houston

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.

Houston follows daylight saving time.

Houston has a population of 2099451 people.

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