Sunrise and sunset in Hungary

The times of sunrise and sunset in Hungary are significantly influenced by the country's very northern position in the hemisphere. Relatively high in the north the days in summer are long and short in winter. With up to approximately 16 hours the longest days happen in Juni. On the other hand, the longest and darkest nights are in winter (in the southern hemisphere it is the other way around). In Dezember a night in Budapest lasts almost 16 hours.

Who wants to look at the sunrise in these days, has to wake up early. Sunrise in Budapest starts already at 5:00 in the morning. The sunset on the other hand is currently late at 20:39 in the evening.


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Average lentgh of daylight in Budapest

Average lentgh of daylight in Budapest

Sunrise and sunset in the most important cities of Hungary

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 July 15th., localtime in Hungary

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Sopron05:09 am08:49 pm15:40 hours
Szombathely05:11 am08:47 pm15:36 hours
Zalaegerszeg05:12 am08:45 pm15:33 hours
Gyor05:05 am08:45 pm15:40 hours
Kaposvár05:10 am08:39 pm15:29 hours
Veszprém05:06 am08:41 pm15:35 hours
Pécs05:09 am08:36 pm15:27 hours
Tatabánya05:02 am08:41 pm15:39 hours
Székesfehérvár05:04 am08:40 pm15:36 hours
Érd05:01 am08:39 pm15:38 hours
Budapest05:00 am08:39 pm15:38 hours
Kecskemét05:00 am08:34 pm15:34 hours
Parádsasvár04:55 am08:36 pm15:42 hours
Szeged05:01 am08:29 pm15:29 hours
Szolnok04:57 am08:33 pm15:36 hours
Eger04:53 am08:35 pm15:42 hours
Miskolc04:51 am08:34 pm15:43 hours
Békéscsaba04:55 am08:27 pm15:32 hours
Debrecen04:50 am08:28 pm15:39 hours
Nyíregyháza04:48 am08:30 pm15:42 hours


International cities for comparison

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Berlin (Germany)05:00 am09:24 pm16:24 hours
New York (USA)05:36 am08:27 pm14:50 hours
Sydney (Australia)06:56 am05:05 pm10:09 hours
Manila (Philippines)05:33 am06:30 pm12:57 hours
Moscow (Russia)04:04 am09:06 pm17:03 hours
Shanghai (China)04:59 am07:01 pm14:02 hours
Helsinki (Finland)04:20 am10:32 pm18:12 hours