Sunrise and sunset in Mozambique

The times of sunrise and sunset in Mozambique are caused by the southern position in the hemisphere. Not that far in the south, but quite noticable the longest days are in winter months, while the shortest days fall into our summer. In the northern hemisphere it is vice versa. Maputo is positioned near the 26 southern latitude. For comparison: New York's latitude is 40th in the north, having a much longer distance to the equator.

With up to 13:50 hours the longest days are in Dezember. In Juni a night in Maputo lasts almost 14 hours.

In these days the sun in Maputo rises at 5:51. The Sunset can currently be watched at about 18:03 Uhr in the early evening.

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Average lentgh of daylight in Maputo

Average lentgh of daylight in Maputo

Sunrise and sunset in the most important cities of Mozambique

The cities are ordered by their geographic position from west to east, so in an approximate direction of the sun course. Since the orbit of the sun is elliptical, sunrise or sunset never happen on a whole longitude at the same time. All data given for March 18th., localtime in Mozambique

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Ressano Garcia05:53 am06:06 pm12:13 hours
Matola05:51 am06:04 pm12:13 hours
Maputo05:51 am06:03 pm12:13 hours
Chokwé05:49 am06:02 pm12:12 hours
Chimoio05:48 am05:59 pm12:11 hours
Chibuto05:47 am06:00 pm12:12 hours
Tete05:48 am05:59 pm12:11 hours
Xai-Xai05:47 am05:59 pm12:12 hours
Dondo05:43 am05:54 pm12:11 hours
Beira05:42 am05:54 pm12:11 hours
Lichinga05:41 am05:52 pm12:10 hours
Maxixe05:40 am05:52 pm12:12 hours
Inhambane05:40 am05:52 pm12:12 hours
Cuamba05:36 am05:47 pm12:11 hours
Quelimane05:34 am05:45 pm12:11 hours
Montepuez05:26 am05:37 pm12:10 hours
Nampula05:25 am05:36 pm12:11 hours
António Enes05:22 am05:33 pm12:11 hours
Pemba05:20 am05:31 pm12:10 hours
Nacala05:19 am05:30 pm12:11 hours

International cities for comparison

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Berlin (Germany)06:10 am06:17 pm12:07 hours
New York (USA)06:59 am07:07 pm12:08 hours
Auckland (New Zealand)07:20 am07:37 pm12:17 hours
Manila (Philippines)06:00 am06:07 pm12:07 hours
Moscow (Russia)06:34 am06:40 pm12:07 hours
Shanghai (China)05:59 am06:05 pm12:06 hours
Helsinki (Finland)06:24 am06:32 pm12:08 hours