Time in California, United States now
Friday, December 2, 2016
- Currently Pacific Standard Time (PST), UTC -8
- Daylight saving time (Pacific Daylight Time (PDT), UTC -7) starts March 12, 2017
The IANA time zone identifier for California is America/Los_Angeles.
Sunrise, sunset, day length and solar time for California
- Sunrise: 06:57AM
- Sunset: 04:42PM
- Day length: 9h 45m
- Solar noon: 11:49AM
- The current local time in California is 11 minutes behind apparent solar time.
California on the map
- Location: United States
- Latitude: 37.25. Longitude: -119.75
- Population: 37,692,000
- Elevation: 470 m