Sunset Romania

Sunrise and sunset in Romania

Sunrise today: 7:42 h
Sunset today: 17:11 h
(Times for Bucharest)

The times of sunrise and sunset in Romania 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 15:40 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 Bucharest lasts almost 16 hours.

In these days the sun in Bucharest rises at 7:42. The early sunset at 17:11 makes the day currently a bit too short.


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Average length of daylight in Bucharest

Average length of daylight in Bucharest
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Sunrise and sunset in the most important cities of Romania

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 January 21st., localtime in Romania

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Constanta07:31 am05:01 pm9:30 h
Galati07:37 am05:00 pm9:23 h
Braila07:37 am05:01 pm9:24 h
Iasi07:44 am04:56 pm9:12 h
Bacau07:45 am05:01 pm9:16 h
Buzau07:41 am05:06 pm9:24 h
Botosani07:50 am04:58 pm9:08 h
Bucharest07:42 am05:11 pm9:29 h
Ploiesti07:44 am05:10 pm9:26 h
Brasov07:48 am05:09 pm9:21 h
Pitesti07:48 am05:14 pm9:26 h
Targu-Mures07:55 am05:11 pm9:16 h
Sibiu07:54 am05:15 pm9:21 h
Craiova07:51 am05:20 pm9:29 h
Cluj-Napoca07:59 am05:14 pm9:15 h
Baia Mare08:02 am05:11 pm9:09 h
Satu Mare08:05 am05:13 pm9:08 h
Oradea08:07 am05:19 pm9:13 h
Arad08:06 am05:25 pm9:18 h
Timisoara08:06 am05:26 pm9:21 h


Sunrise and sunset by month (Bucharest)

MonthSunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Januar07:46 am05:03 pm9:17 h
Februar07:13 am05:45 pm10:32 h
März06:25 am06:22 pm11:57 h
April06:29 am08:01 pm13:32 h
Mai05:46 am08:37 pm14:51 h
Juni05:28 am09:03 pm15:35 h
Juli05:43 am08:59 pm15:16 h
August06:17 am08:22 pm14:05 h
September06:53 am07:28 pm12:35 h
Oktober07:29 am06:33 pm11:04 h
November07:10 am04:50 pm9:40 h
Dezember07:43 am04:38 pm8:55 h

International cities for comparison

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Berlin (Germany)08:01 am04:34 pm8:33 h
New York (USA)07:12 am05:01 pm9:49 h
Sydney (Australia)06:05 am08:08 pm14:03 h
Manila (Philippines)06:24 am05:51 pm11:27 h
Moscow (Russia)08:38 am04:42 pm8:04 h
Shanghai (China)06:50 am05:21 pm10:31 h
Helsinki (Finland)08:55 am04:07 pm7:13 h