Time in Boston, Massachusetts, United States now
Wednesday, July 27, 2016
Sun: ↑ 05:33AM ↓ 08:08PM (14h 35m)
- Currently Eastern Daylight Time (EDT), UTC -4
- Standard time (Eastern Standard Time (EST), UTC -5) starts November 6, 2016
The IANA time zone identifier for Boston is America/New_York.
Sunrise, sunset, day length and solar time for Boston
- Sunrise: 05:33AM
- Sunset: 08:08PM
- Day length: 14h 35m
- Solar noon: 12:51PM
- The current local time in Boston is 51 minutes ahead of apparent solar time.
Boston on the map
- Location: Massachusetts, United States
- Latitude: 42.36. Longitude: -71.06
- Population: 618,000
- Elevation: 10 m
"Don't wait. The time will never be just right."