Sunset Jamaica

Sunrise and sunset in Jamaica

Sunrise today: 6:02 h
Sunset today: 17:40 h
(Times for Kingston)

The times of sunrise and sunset in Jamaica 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 13:10 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 Kingston last almost 13 hours.

In these days the sun in Kingston rises at 6:02. The early sunset at 17:40 makes the day currently a bit too short.

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Average length of daylight in Kingston

Average length of daylight in Kingston
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Sunrise and sunset in the most important cities of Jamaica

Sunset JamaicaThe 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 25th., localtime in Jamaica

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Morant Bay06:00 am05:38 pm11:38 h
Port Antonio06:01 am05:38 pm11:37 h
Stony Hill06:02 am05:40 pm11:38 h
Kingston06:02 am05:40 pm11:38 h
Constant Spring06:02 am05:40 pm11:38 h
Half Way Tree06:02 am05:40 pm11:38 h
Portmore06:02 am05:40 pm11:38 h
Spanish Town06:03 am05:40 pm11:38 h
Bog Walk06:03 am05:40 pm11:38 h
Linstead06:03 am05:41 pm11:38 h
Ewarton06:03 am05:41 pm11:37 h
Ocho Rios06:04 am05:41 pm11:37 h
Old Harbour06:03 am05:41 pm11:38 h
Saint Ann’s Bay06:04 am05:41 pm11:37 h
Hayes06:04 am05:42 pm11:38 h
May Pen06:04 am05:42 pm11:38 h
Mandeville06:05 am05:43 pm11:38 h
Santa Cruz06:06 am05:43 pm11:38 h
Montego Bay06:07 am05:44 pm11:37 h
Savanna-la-Mar06:07 am05:45 pm11:37 h

Sunrise and sunset by month (Kingston)

MonthSunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Januar06:40 am05:53 pm11:13 h
Februar06:32 am06:09 pm11:37 h
März06:13 am06:18 pm12:04 h
April05:49 am06:24 pm12:36 h
Mai05:32 am06:34 pm13:01 h
Juni05:30 am06:45 pm13:15 h
Juli05:38 am06:47 pm13:09 h
August05:48 am06:34 pm12:46 h
September05:54 am06:10 pm12:16 h
Oktober05:59 am05:46 pm11:46 h
November06:12 am05:31 pm11:19 h
Dezember06:29 am05:35 pm11:06 h

Where does the sun rise in Jamaica?

The sun always rises in the east, everywhere and regardless of the country or continent. The easternmost city in Jamaica is Dalvey in the region of Saint Thomas. There, the sun rises at 6:00 am and sets at 5:38 pm these days. The latest sunset is currently experienced in the west in the city of Negril (Westmoreland) at 5:46 pm.

International cities for comparison

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Berlin (Germany)07:48 am05:52 pm10:04 h
New York (USA)07:16 am06:04 pm10:48 h
Sydney (Australia)06:00 am07:17 pm13:17 h
Manila (Philippines)05:48 am05:31 pm11:44 h
Moscow (Russia)07:19 am05:07 pm9:48 h
Shanghai (China)06:02 am05:13 pm11:11 h
Helsinki (Finland)08:23 am05:45 pm9:21 h