Sunrise and sunset in Norway

Sunrise today: 8:11 h
Sunset today: 15:51 h
(Times for Oslo)

The times of sunrise and sunset in Norway 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 19 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 Oslo lasts almost 18 hours.

Who wants to look at the sunrise in these days, can take it easy. Late by 8:11 the sun rises in Oslo. The early sunset at 15:51 makes the day currently a bit too short.


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Average length of daylight in Oslo

Average length of daylight in Oslo
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Sunrise and sunset in the most important cities of Norway

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 15th., localtime in Norway

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Tromsø09:18 am01:39 pm4:21 hours
Bodø08:59 am02:34 pm5:35 hours
Sarpsborg08:06 am03:54 pm7:48 hours
Hamar08:15 am03:45 pm7:30 hours
Fredrikstad08:06 am03:55 pm7:49 hours
Oslo08:11 am03:51 pm7:41 hours
Moss08:08 am03:55 pm7:46 hours
Tønsberg08:08 am03:57 pm7:48 hours
Trondheim08:36 am03:28 pm6:52 hours
Sandefjord08:08 am03:58 pm7:50 hours
Drammen08:12 am03:55 pm7:43 hours
Porsgrunn08:11 am04:00 pm7:50 hours
Skien08:11 am04:00 pm7:49 hours
Arendal08:10 am04:07 pm7:57 hours
Kristiansand08:12 am04:12 pm8:00 hours
Ålesund08:46 am03:53 pm7:07 hours
Sandnes08:25 am04:17 pm7:53 hours
Stavanger08:25 am04:17 pm7:52 hours
Bergen08:35 am04:10 pm7:35 hours
Haugesund08:30 am04:16 pm7:46 hours


Sunrise and sunset by month (Oslo)

MonthSunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Januar09:01 am03:51 pm6:50 hours
Februar07:52 am05:09 pm9:16 hours
März06:32 am06:19 pm11:48 hours
April05:58 am08:35 pm14:37 hours
Mai04:37 am09:49 pm17:12 hours
Juni03:50 am10:44 pm18:54 hours
Juli04:18 am10:27 pm18:10 hours
August05:29 am09:14 pm15:45 hours
September06:42 am07:42 pm12:60 hours
Oktober07:53 am06:12 pm10:19 hours
November08:11 am03:51 pm7:41 hours
Dezember09:09 am03:14 pm6:05 hours

International cities for comparison

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Berlin (Germany)07:25 am04:16 pm8:50 hours
New York (USA)06:40 am04:40 pm10:01 hours
Sydney (Australia)05:42 am07:36 pm13:55 hours
Manila (Philippines)05:55 am05:25 pm11:30 hours
Moscow (Russia)08:02 am04:26 pm8:24 hours
Shanghai (China)06:19 am04:57 pm10:38 hours
Helsinki (Finland)08:15 am03:53 pm7:38 hours