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Current local time in Boston

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Boston is the capital of the state Massachusetts
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Current TimeThursday, May 25, 2017 at 8:01:29 PM EDT
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UTC/GMT Offset
Standard time zone:UTC/GMT -5 hours
Daylight saving time:+1 hour
Current time zone offset:UTC/GMT -4 hours
Time zone abbreviation:EDT - Eastern Daylight Time
Daylight Saving TimeDST started on Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 2:00 AM local standard time.
DST ends on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 2:00 AM local daylight time.
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HolidaysMonday, May 29: Memorial Day
WeatherWeather overview | Two-week forecast | Hour-by-hour | Past week
Current
conditions in
Logan International Airport
Light rain. Fog. Cool. 52 °F
Light rain. Fog. Cool.
Description:Light rain. Fog. Cool.
Temperature:52 °FComfort Level:47 °F
Wind:17 mph from 50° NortheastDirection Southwest
Last update:Thu 7:29 PM EDT
48 hour
forecast
Downtown Crossing
FridaySaturday
NightMorningAfternoonEveningNightMorning
Heavy rain. Overcast. Cool. Light showers. Low clouds. Cool. Sprinkles. Overcast. Cool. Sprinkles. Overcast. Cool. Light showers. Mostly cloudy. Cool. Overcast. Cool.
53 °F54 °F57 °F55 °F52 °F57 °F
9 mphDirection Southwest11 mphDirection Southeast12 mphDirection East-southeast9 mphDirection South-southeast8 mphDirection South-southeast10 mphDirection South-southwest
Weekly
forecast
Downtown Crossing
FridaySaturdaySundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursday
Light showers. Overcast. Cool. Sprinkles early. Cloudy. Cool. a mixture of sun and clouds. Mild. Widely scattered tstorms. Overcast. Cool. Tstorms early. Overcast. Warm. Partly cloudy. Mild. More sun than clouds. Mild.
Hi: 57 °F
Lo: 53 °F

Hi: 59 °F
Lo: 52 °F

Hi: 64 °F
Lo: 50 °F

Hi: 55 °F
Lo: 48 °F

Hi: 78 °F
Lo: 53 °F

Hi: 77 °F
Lo: 59 °F

Hi: 66 °F
Lo: 54 °F

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Sun
Sunrise at5:14 AMin direction60°East-northeastEast-northeast
Sunset at8:09 PMin direction300°West-northwestWest-northwest
Duration of day: 14 hours, 54 minutes (1 minute, 37 seconds longer than yesterday)
Sun in south at 12:41 PM at altitude 69° above horizon
Civil twilightbegins at4:41 AM,ends at8:42 PM
Nautical twilightbegins at3:59 AM,ends at9:25 PM
Astronomical twilightbegins at3:09 AM,ends at10:14 PM
Moon
Moonrise at5:25 AMin direction70°East-northeastEast-northeast
Moonset at7:58 PMin direction293°West-northwestWest-northwest
Moon in south at 12:37 PM at altitude 62° above horizon
Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, May 25, 2017 at 3:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, June 1, 2017 at 8:42 AM
Fraction illuminated: 0.2% (at 8:01 PM)
Dialing CodesInternational country code: + 1 (USA)
Area codes: 617 / 781 / 339
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Coordinateslocation of Boston
Latitude: 42° 21' North
Longitude: 71° 03' West
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Airports
Logan International AirportBOS About 3 mi East East  
T. F. Green AirportPVD About 48 mi South-southwest South-southwest  
Manchester-Boston Regional AirportMHT About 44 mi North-northwest North-northwest  

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