Sunrise and sunset in India

The times of sunrise and sunset in India 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 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 New Delhi last almost 14 hours.

In these days the sun in New Delhi rises at 6:23. The Sunset can currently be watched at about 18:33 Uhr in the early evening.

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Average lentgh of daylight in New Delhi

Average lentgh of daylight in New Delhi

Sunrise and sunset in the most important cities of India

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 20th., localtime in India

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Ahmedabad06:42 am06:51 pm12:09 hours
Surat06:41 am06:50 pm12:09 hours
Mumbai06:41 am06:50 pm12:09 hours
Thane06:40 am06:50 pm12:09 hours
Pimpri-Chinchwad06:37 am06:46 pm12:09 hours
Pune06:37 am06:46 pm12:09 hours
Jaipur06:29 am06:39 pm12:10 hours
Indore06:29 am06:38 pm12:09 hours
New Delhi06:23 am06:33 pm12:10 hours
Delhi06:23 am06:33 pm12:10 hours
Bhopal06:23 am06:32 pm12:09 hours
Ghaziabad06:22 am06:32 pm12:10 hours
Bangalore06:22 am06:31 pm12:09 hours
Hyderabad06:19 am06:28 pm12:09 hours
Nagpur06:16 am06:25 pm12:09 hours
Chennai06:11 am06:20 pm12:09 hours
Kanpur06:11 am06:20 pm12:10 hours
Lucknow06:08 am06:18 pm12:10 hours
Visakhapatnam06:00 am06:09 pm12:09 hours
Kolkata05:39 am05:48 pm12:09 hours

International cities for comparison

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Berlin (Germany)06:05 am06:21 pm12:16 hours
New York (USA)06:56 am07:10 pm12:14 hours
Auckland (New Zealand)07:22 am07:34 pm12:13 hours
Manila (Philippines)05:59 am06:08 pm12:09 hours
Moscow (Russia)06:28 am06:45 pm12:16 hours
Shanghai (China)05:56 am06:06 pm12:10 hours
Helsinki (Finland)06:18 am06:36 pm12:19 hours