Sunrise and sunset on the Northern Mariana Islands

The times of sunrise and sunset on the Northern Mariana Islands 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 13 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 Saipan last almost 13 hours.

In these days the sun in Saipan rises at 5:59. The Sunset can currently be watched at about 18:33 Uhr in the early evening.


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Average lentgh of daylight in Saipan

Average lentgh of daylight in Saipan

Sunrise and sunset in the most important cities of the Northern Mariana Islands

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 April 19th., localtime on the Northern Mariana Islands

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
San Jose Village06:00 am06:33 pm12:33 hours
Saipan05:59 am06:33 pm12:34 hours


International cities for comparison

CitySunriseSunsetHours of daylight
Berlin (Germany)05:56 am08:14 pm14:17 hours
New York (USA)06:08 am07:41 pm13:33 hours
Auckland (New Zealand)06:48 am05:52 pm11:04 hours
Manila (Philippines)05:38 am06:11 pm12:33 hours
Moscow (Russia)05:11 am07:45 pm14:34 hours
Shanghai (China)05:20 am06:26 pm13:06 hours
Helsinki (Finland)05:47 am08:51 pm15:04 hours