Sunrise and sunset in Isle of Man

The times of sunrise and sunset in Isle of Man 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 17:20 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 Douglas lasts almost 17 hours.

In these days the sun in Douglas rises at 7:47. The early sunset at 16:18 makes the day currently a bit too short.


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Average lentgh of daylight in Douglas

Average lentgh of daylight in Douglas

Sunrise and sunset in the most important cities of Isle of Man

The 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 November 16th., localtime in Isle of Man

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Ramsey07:47 am04:17 pm8:30 hours
Laxey07:47 am04:17 pm8:31 hours
Douglas07:47 am04:18 pm8:31 hours
Castletown07:47 am04:19 pm8:32 hours
Peel07:48 am04:19 pm8:31 hours
Port Erin07:47 am04:19 pm8:32 hours


International cities for comparison

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Berlin (Germany)07:28 am04:13 pm8:45 hours
New York (USA)06:43 am04:38 pm9:55 hours
Sydney (Australia)05:41 am07:38 pm13:57 hours
Manila (Philippines)05:56 am05:25 pm11:29 hours
Moscow (Russia)08:05 am04:23 pm8:18 hours
Shanghai (China)06:20 am04:56 pm10:36 hours
Helsinki (Finland)08:20 am03:50 pm7:30 hours