Sunset Laos

Sunrise and sunset in Laos

Sunrise today: 6:05 h
Sunset today: 17:41 h
(Times for Vientiane)

The times of sunrise and sunset in Laos 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 Vientiane last almost 13 hours.

In these days the sun in Vientiane rises at 6:05. The early sunset at 17:41 makes the day currently a bit too short.

Back to overview: Laos

Average length of daylight in Vientiane

Average length of daylight in Vientiane
      sunshine duration       twilight phase

Sunrise and sunset in the most important cities of Laos

Sunset LaosThe 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 26th., localtime in Laos

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Lamam05:46 am05:27 pm11:41 h
Salavan05:47 am05:28 pm11:41 h
Champasak05:49 am05:31 pm11:42 h
Không05:48 am05:32 pm11:44 h
Pakxé05:49 am05:31 pm11:42 h
Thakhèk05:55 am05:33 pm11:38 h
Savannakhét05:55 am05:34 pm11:39 h
Xam Nua06:01 am05:33 pm11:32 h
Muang Pakxan06:01 am05:37 pm11:36 h
Muang Phônsavan06:04 am05:37 pm11:34 h
Phonsavan06:04 am05:38 pm11:34 h
Vientiane06:05 am05:41 pm11:36 h
Vangviang06:06 am05:41 pm11:35 h
Muang Phôn-Hông06:06 am05:42 pm11:35 h
Louangphabang06:09 am05:41 pm11:33 h
Phôngsali06:10 am05:40 pm11:29 h
Muang Xay06:10 am05:41 pm11:31 h
Sainyabuli06:10 am05:44 pm11:34 h
Ban Houakhoua06:16 am05:48 pm11:32 h
Ban Houayxay06:16 am05:48 pm11:32 h

Sunrise and sunset by month (Vientiane)

MonthSunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Januar06:42 am05:55 pm11:13 h
Februar06:35 am06:11 pm11:36 h
März06:16 am06:20 pm12:04 h
April05:52 am06:27 pm12:35 h
Mai05:35 am06:36 pm13:01 h
Juni05:32 am06:47 pm13:14 h
Juli05:41 am06:49 pm13:09 h
August05:50 am06:37 pm12:47 h
September05:56 am06:13 pm12:17 h
Oktober06:01 am05:48 pm11:47 h
November06:14 am05:34 pm11:20 h
Dezember06:31 am05:37 pm11:06 h

Where does the sun rise in Laos?

The sun always rises in the east, everywhere and regardless of the country or continent. The easternmost city in Laos is Attapu in the region of Attapu. There, the sun rises at 5:45 am and sets at 5:27 pm these days. The latest sunset is currently experienced in the west in the city of Ban Houayxay (Bokèo) at 5:48 pm.

International cities for comparison

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Berlin (Germany)07:50 am05:50 pm9:60 h
New York (USA)07:17 am06:02 pm10:45 h
Sydney (Australia)05:59 am07:18 pm13:19 h
Manila (Philippines)05:48 am05:31 pm11:43 h
Moscow (Russia)07:21 am05:05 pm9:44 h
Shanghai (China)06:03 am05:12 pm11:09 h
Helsinki (Finland)08:26 am05:42 pm9:16 h