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Current local time in Charleston

Flag for U.S.A.Charleston, South Carolina, United States
Current TimeWednesday, April 16, 2014 at 5:55:08 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 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
Current
conditions in
Charleston Air Force Base Reporting Station
Passing clouds. Refreshingly cool. 60 °F
Passing clouds. Refreshingly cool.
Description:Passing clouds. Refreshingly cool.
Temperature:60 °FComfort Level:60 °F
Wind:10 mph from 90° EastDirection West
Last update:Wed 4:56 PM EDT
48 hour
forecast
Charleston
WednesdayThursdayFriday
EveningNightMorningAfternoonEveningNightMorning
More sun than clouds. Cool. Scattered clouds. Cool. Cloudy. Chilly. Overcast. Mild. Overcast. Cool. Overcast. Cool. Rain. Low clouds. Cool.
53 °F46 °F45 °F66 °F59 °F54 °F53 °F
13 mphDirection Southwest15 mphDirection South-southwest16 mphDirection South-southwest16 mphDirection Southwest13 mphDirection Southwest15 mphDirection Southwest15 mphDirection South-southwest
Weekly
forecast
Charleston
ThursdayFridaySaturdaySundayMondayTuesdayWednesday
Overcast. Mild. Light rain late. Overcast. Mild. Sprinkles early. Morning clouds. Mild. More sun than clouds. Mild. Scattered clouds. Warm. Cloudy. Warm. Partly cloudy. Warm.
Hi: 66 °F
Lo: 45 °F

Hi: 65 °F
Lo: 53 °F

Hi: 73 °F
Lo: 54 °F

Hi: 75 °F
Lo: 57 °F

Hi: 77 °F
Lo: 56 °F

Hi: 83 °F
Lo: 59 °F

Hi: 78 °F
Lo: 59 °F

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Sun
Sunrise at6:49 AMin direction77°East-northeastEast-northeast
Sunset at7:51 PMin direction283°West-northwestWest-northwest
Duration of day: 13 hours, 1 minute (1 minute, 54 seconds longer than yesterday)
Sun in south at 1:20 PM at altitude 67° above horizon
Civil twilightbegins at6:24 AM,ends at8:16 PM
Nautical twilightbegins at5:54 AM,ends at8:46 PM
Astronomical twilightbegins at5:23 AM,ends at9:17 PM
Moon
Moonset at7:39 AMin direction253°West-southwestWest-southwest
Moonrise at9:28 PMin direction109°East-southeastEast-southeast
Moon in south at 2:05 AM at altitude 43° above horizon
Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, April 15, 2014 at 3:43 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 3:52 AM
Fraction illuminated: 97.1% (at 5:55 PM)
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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Airports
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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