Time in Chicago, Illinois, United States now
Friday, December 2, 2016
- Currently Central Standard Time (CST), UTC -6
- Daylight saving time (Central Daylight Time (CDT), UTC -5) starts March 12, 2017
The IANA time zone identifier for Chicago is America/Chicago.
Sunrise, sunset, day length and solar time for Chicago
- Sunrise: 07:01AM
- Sunset: 04:20PM
- Day length: 9h 19m
- Solar noon: 11:41AM
- The current local time in Chicago is 19 minutes behind apparent solar time.
Chicago on the map
- Location: Illinois, United States
- Latitude: 41.85. Longitude: -87.65
- Population: 2,696,000
- Elevation: 180 m