Sunset Tunisia

Sunrise and sunset in Tunisia

Sunrise today: 6:30 h
Sunset today: 17:37 h
(Times for Tunis)

The times of sunrise and sunset in Tunisia are influenced by the country's moderate northern position in the hemisphere. Not as extreme as in the United States, but still noticeable. The days in summer are long and in winter short. With up to approximately 14:40 hours the longest days are in Juni. On the other hand the longest dark nights happen in winter (in the southern hemisphere it is the other way around). In Dezember a night in Tunis last almost 15 hours.

In these days the sun in Tunis rises at 6:30. The early sunset at 17:37 makes the day currently a bit too short.

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Average length of daylight in Tunis

Average length of daylight in Tunis
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Sunrise and sunset in the most important cities of Tunisia

Sunset TunisiaThe cities are ordered by their geographic position from east to west, 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 October 20th., localtime in Tunisia

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Zarzis06:23 am05:37 pm11:14 h
Midoun06:23 am05:37 pm11:14 h
Houmt Souk06:24 am05:38 pm11:14 h
Monastir06:26 am05:36 pm11:10 h
Saqanis06:26 am05:36 pm11:10 h
Sfax06:25 am05:37 pm11:12 h
Sousse06:27 am05:36 pm11:10 h
Masakin06:27 am05:37 pm11:10 h
Tataouine06:25 am05:40 pm11:16 h
Al Marsá06:29 am05:37 pm11:07 h
La Goulette06:29 am05:37 pm11:07 h
Ben Arous06:30 am05:37 pm11:08 h
Ariana06:30 am05:37 pm11:07 h
Tunis06:30 am05:37 pm11:07 h
La Mohammedia06:30 am05:37 pm11:08 h
Gabès06:27 am05:41 pm11:14 h
Kairouan06:29 am05:39 pm11:10 h
Bizerte06:32 am05:38 pm11:06 h
Kasserine06:33 am05:44 pm11:11 h
Gafsa06:33 am05:45 pm11:12 h

Sunrise and sunset by month (Tunis)

MonthSunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Januar07:29 am05:28 pm9:58 h
Februar07:05 am06:00 pm10:55 h
März06:28 am06:27 pm11:59 h
April05:43 am06:55 pm13:12 h
Mai05:09 am07:21 pm14:11 h
Juni04:58 am07:41 pm14:43 h
Juli05:10 am07:39 pm14:29 h
August05:35 am07:12 pm13:37 h
September06:00 am06:28 pm12:28 h
Oktober06:25 am05:44 pm11:19 h
November06:56 am05:11 pm10:15 h
Dezember07:23 am05:05 pm9:42 h

Where does the sun rise in Tunisia?

The sun always rises in the east, everywhere and regardless of the country or continent. The easternmost city in Tunisia is Bin Qirdan in the region of Madanin. There, the sun rises at 6:22 am and sets at 5:37 pm these days. The latest sunset is currently experienced in the west in the city of Nefta (Tawzar) at 5:50 pm.

International cities for comparison

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Berlin (Germany)07:39 am06:02 pm10:23 h
New York (USA)07:10 am06:11 pm11:00 h
Sydney (Australia)06:06 am07:13 pm13:07 h
Manila (Philippines)05:47 am05:34 pm11:47 h
Moscow (Russia)07:09 am05:19 pm10:10 h
Shanghai (China)05:59 am05:18 pm11:19 h
Helsinki (Finland)08:10 am05:59 pm9:48 h