Sunset Bonaire

Sunrise and sunset in Bonaire

Sunrise today: 6:06 h
Sunset today: 17:46 h
(Times for Oranjestad)

Times for sunrise and sunset in Bonaire won't differ much all over the year. The reason is the only fair proximity to the equator. So in summer the sun moves slightly to the north and in the winter slightly back to south, but without much change in the distance. E.g. in the Nordic countries of Europe the difference is much more extreme.

With up to approximately 13:10 hours the longest days happen to be in Juni. In Dezember a night in Oranjestad lasts almost 13 hours.

In these days the sun in Oranjestad rises at 6:06. The early sunset at 17:46 makes the day currently a bit too short.


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Average length of daylight in Oranjestad

Average length of daylight in Oranjestad
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Sunrise and sunset in the most important cities of Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba

The 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 23rd., localtime in Bonaire

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Oranjestad06:06 am05:46 pm11:40 h
The Bottom06:07 am05:47 pm11:40 h
Kralendijk06:22 am06:12 pm11:49 h
Rincón06:23 am06:12 pm11:49 h


Sunrise and sunset by month (Oranjestad)

MonthSunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Januar06:44 am05:58 pm11:14 h
Februar06:37 am06:14 pm11:37 h
März06:18 am06:23 pm12:05 h
April05:54 am06:29 pm12:35 h
Mai05:38 am06:38 pm12:60 h
Juni05:36 am06:48 pm13:13 h
Juli05:44 am06:51 pm13:07 h
August05:53 am06:38 pm12:45 h
September05:58 am06:14 pm12:16 h
Oktober06:04 am05:50 pm11:47 h
November06:16 am05:37 pm11:21 h
Dezember06:33 am05:41 pm11:08 h

International cities for comparison

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Berlin (Germany)07:45 am05:55 pm10:11 h
New York (USA)07:14 am06:06 pm10:52 h
Sydney (Australia)06:02 am07:16 pm13:14 h
Manila (Philippines)05:47 am05:32 pm11:45 h
Moscow (Russia)07:15 am05:11 pm9:56 h
Shanghai (China)06:01 am05:15 pm11:14 h
Helsinki (Finland)08:19 am05:49 pm9:31 h