Time in Boston, Massachusetts, United States now
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Sun: ↑ 05:34AM ↓ 07:48PM (14h 15m)
- 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: 05:34AM
- Sunset: 07:48PM
- Day length: 14h 15m
- Solar noon: 12:41PM
- The current local time in Boston is 41 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
"I value the friend who for me finds time on his calendar, but I cherish the friend who for me does not consult his calendar."