Time in Boston, Massachusetts, United States now
Monday, August 29, 2016
Sun: ↑ 06:08AM ↓ 07:22PM (13h 14m)
- 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: 06:08AM
- Sunset: 07:22PM
- Day length: 13h 14m
- Solar noon: 12:45PM
- The current local time in Boston is 45 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
"Time stays long enough for anyone who will use it."
Leonardo da Vinci