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Current local time in Boston

Flag for U.S.A.Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Boston is the capital of the state Massachusetts
Current TimeWednesday, April 23, 2014 at 2:31:22 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
conditions in
Logan International Airport
Rain. More clouds than sun. Cool. 50 °F
Rain. More clouds than sun. Cool.
Description:Rain. More clouds than sun. Cool.
Temperature:50 °FComfort Level:44 °F
Wind:17 mph from 320° NorthwestDirection Southeast
Last update:Wed 1:54 PM EDT
48 hour
Downtown Crossing
Sprinkles. More clouds than sun. Cool. Mostly clear. Chilly. Sunny. Chilly. Mostly sunny. Refreshingly cool. Mostly sunny. Cool. Mostly clear. Chilly.
49 °F42 °F41 °F56 °F51 °F44 °F
19 mphDirection East-southeast19 mphDirection East-southeast26 mphDirection Southeast24 mphDirection Southeast15 mphDirection Southeast10 mphDirection Southeast
Downtown Crossing
Mostly sunny. Cool. a mixture of sun and clouds. Cool. Sprinkles. Overcast. Cool. Partly cloudy. Cool. More sun than clouds. Cool. Scattered clouds. Cool. More sun than clouds. Cool.
Hi: 56 °F
Lo: 41 °F

Hi: 58 °F
Lo: 42 °F

Hi: 60 °F
Lo: 45 °F

Hi: 56 °F
Lo: 43 °F

Hi: 54 °F
Lo: 41 °F

Hi: 59 °F
Lo: 42 °F

Hi: 57 °F
Lo: 47 °F

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Sunrise at5:51 AMin direction72°East-northeastEast-northeast
Sunset at7:35 PMin direction288°West-northwestWest-northwest
Duration of day: 13 hours, 43 minutes (2 minutes, 37 seconds longer than yesterday)
Sun in south at 12:43 PM at altitude 60° above horizon
Civil twilightbegins at5:21 AM,ends at8:05 PM
Nautical twilightbegins at4:45 AM,ends at8:41 PM
Astronomical twilightbegins at4:06 AM,ends at9:20 PM
Moonrise at2:28 AMin direction106°East-southeastEast-southeast
Moonset at1:33 PMin direction257°West-southwestWest-southwest
Moon in south at 7:57 AM at altitude 36° above horizon
Previous phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 3:52 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, April 29, 2014 at 2:15 AM
Fraction illuminated: 33.8% (at 2:31 PM)
Dialing CodesInternational country code: + 1 (U.S.A.)
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 47 mi South-southwest South-southwest  
Manchester-Boston Regional AirportMHT About 44 mi North-northwest North-northwest  

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