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Current local time in Boston

Flag for USABoston, Massachusetts, United States
Boston is the capital of the state Massachusetts
The native name of United States is R
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.
Maine Considers Atlantic Standard Time
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HolidaysMonday, May 29: Memorial Day
WeatherWeather overview | Two-week forecast | Hour-by-hour | Past week
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
Downtown Crossing
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
Downtown Crossing
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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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
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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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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