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Current local time in Charleston

Flag for U.S.A.Charleston, South Carolina, United States
Current TimeSunday, April 20, 2014 at 9:40:26 AM 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 9, 2014 at 2:00 AM local standard time.
DST ends on Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 2:00 AM local daylight time.
Sunday, March 9, 2014: DST starts in USA and Canada
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WeatherWeather overview | Two-week forecast | Hour-by-hour | Past week
conditions in
Charleston Air Force Base Reporting Station
Overcast. Cool. 56 °F
Overcast. Cool.
Description:Overcast. Cool.
Temperature:56 °FComfort Level:53 °F
Wind:13 mph from 20° North-northeastDirection South-southwest
Last update:Sun 8:56 AM EDT
48 hour
Overcast. Mild. Overcast. Cool. Clear. Cool. Mostly sunny. Cool. More sun than clouds. Mild. Sunny. Cool.
63 °F58 °F53 °F51 °F72 °F62 °F
17 mphDirection South16 mphDirection South14 mphDirection South12 mphDirection South10 mphDirection South3 mphDirection South-southwest
More sun than clouds. Mild. Scattered clouds. Warm. Scattered clouds. Mild. More sun than clouds. Mild. Scattered clouds. Warm. Partly cloudy. Warm. More sun than clouds. Warm.
Hi: 72 °F
Lo: 51 °F

Hi: 80 °F
Lo: 58 °F

Hi: 71 °F
Lo: 57 °F

Hi: 72 °F
Lo: 55 °F

Hi: 78 °F
Lo: 59 °F

Hi: 83 °F
Lo: 66 °F

Hi: 85 °F
Lo: 65 °F

Weather provided by CustomWeather, copyright 2014
Sunrise at6:44 AMin direction76°East-northeastEast-northeast
Sunset at7:54 PMin direction285°West-northwestWest-northwest
Duration of day: 13 hours, 9 minutes (1 minute, 52 seconds longer than yesterday)
Sun in south at 1:19 PM at altitude 69° above horizon
Civil twilightbegins at6:19 AM,ends at8:19 PM
Nautical twilightbegins at5:48 AM,ends at8:50 PM
Astronomical twilightbegins at5:17 AM,ends at9:21 PM
Moonrise at12:26 AMin direction113°East-southeastEast-southeast
Moonset at11:09 AMin direction248°West-southwestWest-southwest
Moon in south at 5:47 AM at altitude 38° above horizon
Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, April 15, 2014 at 3:43 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 3:52 AM
Fraction illuminated: 69.8% (at 9:40 AM)
Dialing CodesInternational country code: + 1 (U.S.A.)
Area code: 843
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Coordinateslocation of Charleston
Latitude: 32° 48' North
Longitude: 79° 58' West
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Charleston International AirportCHS About 8 mi North-northwest North-northwest  
Marine Corps Air Station BeaufortNBC About 49 mi West-southwest West-southwest  

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