Sunset Italy

Sunrise and sunset in Italy

Sunrise today: 7:35 h
Sunset today: 18:12 h
(Times for Rome)

The times of sunrise and sunset in Italy 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 15:20 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 Rome last almost 15 hours.

In these days the sun in Rome rises at 7:35. The Sunset can currently be watched at about 18:12 Uhr in the early evening.

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Average length of daylight in Rome

Average length of daylight in Rome
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Sunrise and sunset in the most important cities of Italy

Sunset ItalyThe 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 27th., localtime in Italy

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Taranto07:13 am05:55 pm10:42 h
Bari07:16 am05:56 pm10:40 h
Messina07:17 am06:05 pm10:48 h
Catania07:18 am06:08 pm10:50 h
Napoli07:26 am06:07 pm10:40 h
Trieste07:36 am06:00 pm10:25 h
Palermo07:26 am06:14 pm10:49 h
Rome07:35 am06:12 pm10:37 h
Padova07:43 am06:09 pm10:25 h
Bologna07:44 am06:12 pm10:29 h
Florence07:43 am06:14 pm10:31 h
Prato07:44 am06:14 pm10:31 h
Verona07:47 am06:12 pm10:25 h
Modena07:46 am06:14 pm10:28 h
Reggio nell'Emilia07:47 am06:15 pm10:28 h
Parma07:48 am06:16 pm10:28 h
Brescia07:50 am06:15 pm10:25 h
Milano07:54 am06:19 pm10:25 h
Genoa07:53 am06:22 pm10:29 h
Turin07:59 am06:26 pm10:27 h

Sunrise and sunset by month (Rome)

MonthSunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Januar07:33 am05:05 pm9:32 h
Februar07:03 am05:44 pm10:41 h
März06:19 am06:17 pm11:58 h
April06:27 am07:52 pm13:25 h
Mai05:47 am08:24 pm14:37 h
Juni05:32 am08:48 pm15:16 h
Juli05:46 am08:45 pm14:59 h
August06:16 am08:11 pm13:55 h
September06:48 am07:21 pm12:32 h
Oktober07:21 am06:30 pm11:09 h
November06:58 am04:50 pm9:53 h
Dezember07:29 am04:41 pm9:12 h

Where does the sun rise in Italy?

The sun always rises in the east, everywhere and regardless of the country or continent. The easternmost city in Italy is Otranto in the region of Apulien. There, the sun rises at 7:08 am and sets at 5:51 pm these days. The latest sunset is currently experienced in the west in the city of Susa (Piedmont) at 6:28 pm.

International cities for comparison

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Berlin (Germany)07:52 am05:48 pm9:56 h
New York (USA)07:18 am06:01 pm10:43 h
Sydney (Australia)05:58 am07:19 pm13:21 h
Manila (Philippines)05:48 am05:31 pm11:42 h
Moscow (Russia)07:23 am05:03 pm9:39 h
Shanghai (China)06:04 am05:11 pm11:07 h
Helsinki (Finland)08:28 am05:39 pm9:11 h