Sunrise and sunset in Oman

The times of sunrise and sunset in Oman 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 13:40 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 Muscat last almost 14 hours.

In these days the sun in Muscat rises at 6:11. The Sunset can currently be watched at about 18:16 Uhr in the early evening.

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Average lentgh of daylight in Muscat

Average lentgh of daylight in Muscat

Sunrise and sunset in the most important cities of Oman

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 17th., localtime in Oman

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Salalah06:28 am06:35 pm12:06 hours
Al Buraymi06:22 am06:27 pm12:05 hours
Shinas06:19 am06:25 pm12:05 hours
`Ibri06:19 am06:25 pm12:06 hours
Al Liwa'06:19 am06:24 pm12:05 hours
Al Sohar06:18 am06:24 pm12:05 hours
Saham06:18 am06:23 pm12:05 hours
Al Khaburah06:17 am06:22 pm12:05 hours
Bahla'06:16 am06:21 pm12:06 hours
Rustaq06:15 am06:21 pm12:06 hours
As Suwayq06:15 am06:21 pm12:05 hours
Nizwá06:15 am06:20 pm12:06 hours
Izki06:14 am06:20 pm12:06 hours
Barka'06:14 am06:19 pm12:05 hours
Sufalat Sama'il06:13 am06:18 pm12:06 hours
As Sib al Jadidah06:12 am06:18 pm12:05 hours
Bawshar06:11 am06:17 pm12:05 hours
Ibra'06:11 am06:16 pm12:06 hours
Muscat06:11 am06:16 pm12:05 hours
Sur06:07 am06:12 pm12:06 hours

International cities for comparison

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Berlin (Germany)06:13 am06:16 pm12:03 hours
New York (USA)07:01 am07:06 pm12:05 hours
Auckland (New Zealand)07:20 am07:37 pm12:17 hours
Manila (Philippines)06:00 am06:07 pm12:07 hours
Moscow (Russia)06:36 am06:38 pm12:02 hours
Shanghai (China)05:59 am06:05 pm12:06 hours
Helsinki (Finland)06:27 am06:29 pm12:02 hours