Sunrise and sunset in Dominica

The times of sunrise and sunset in Dominica 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 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 Roseau last almost 13 hours.

In these days the sun in Roseau rises at 5:33. The Sunset can currently be watched at about 18:32 Uhr in the early evening.


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Average lentgh of daylight in Roseau

Average lentgh of daylight in Roseau

Sunrise and sunset in the most important cities of Dominica

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 May 26th., localtime in Dominica

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Portsmouth05:33 am06:32 pm12:60 hours
Colihaut05:33 am06:32 pm12:59 hours
Salisbury05:33 am06:32 pm12:59 hours
Saint Joseph05:33 am06:32 pm12:59 hours
Mahaut05:33 am06:32 pm12:59 hours
Roseau05:33 am06:32 pm12:59 hours
Pointe Michel05:33 am06:31 pm12:59 hours
Soufrière05:33 am06:31 pm12:59 hours
Calibishie05:32 am06:32 pm12:60 hours
Pont Cassé05:33 am06:32 pm12:59 hours
Woodford Hill05:32 am06:32 pm12:60 hours
Wesley05:32 am06:32 pm12:60 hours
Berekua05:33 am06:31 pm12:59 hours
Marigot05:32 am06:32 pm12:60 hours
Castle Bruce05:32 am06:31 pm12:59 hours
Rosalie05:32 am06:31 pm12:59 hours
La Plaine05:32 am06:31 pm12:59 hours


International cities for comparison

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Berlin (Germany)04:52 am09:14 pm16:22 hours
New York (USA)05:28 am08:18 pm14:50 hours
Auckland (New Zealand)07:19 am05:16 pm9:57 hours
Manila (Philippines)05:24 am06:21 pm12:56 hours
Moscow (Russia)03:57 am08:55 pm16:59 hours
Shanghai (China)04:50 am06:51 pm14:01 hours
Helsinki (Finland)04:13 am10:21 pm18:07 hours