Sunrise and sunset in the Bahamas

The times of sunrise and sunset in the Bahamas 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 13:40 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 Nassau last almost 14 hours.

In these days the sun in Nassau rises at 7:13. The Sunset can currently be watched at about 19:21 Uhr in the early evening.

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Average lentgh of daylight in Nassau

Average lentgh of daylight in Nassau

Sunrise and sunset in the most important cities of the Bahamas

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 the Bahamas

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Alice Town07:21 am07:28 pm12:08 hours
West End07:19 am07:27 pm12:08 hours
Freeport07:18 am07:26 pm12:08 hours
Lucaya07:18 am07:26 pm12:08 hours
High Rock07:17 am07:24 pm12:08 hours
San Andros07:16 am07:23 pm12:08 hours
Andros Town07:14 am07:22 pm12:08 hours
Cooper’s Town07:13 am07:21 pm12:08 hours
Nassau07:13 am07:21 pm12:08 hours
Marsh Harbour07:12 am07:19 pm12:08 hours
Spanish Wells07:10 am07:18 pm12:08 hours
Dunmore Town07:10 am07:18 pm12:08 hours
George Town07:07 am07:14 pm12:08 hours
Arthur’s Town07:06 am07:14 pm12:08 hours
Clarence Town07:03 am07:11 pm12:08 hours
Port Nelson07:03 am07:11 pm12:08 hours
Cockburn Town07:02 am07:09 pm12:08 hours
Colonel Hill07:00 am07:08 pm12:08 hours
Matthew Town06:58 am07:06 pm12:08 hours
Abraham’s Bay06:55 am07:03 pm12:08 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