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Helsinki, Finland — Sunrise, Sunset, and Daylength, December 2018

Daylight

9:19 am – 3:11 pm
5 hours, 51 minutes

Current Time: Dec 16, 2018 at 6:07:12 pm

Sun Direction: 256° West

Sun Altitude: -19.0°

Sun Distance: 91.479 million mi


Next Solstice: Dec 22, 2018 12:22 am (Winter)

Sunrise Today: 9:19 am 140° Southeast

Sunset Today: 3:11 pm 220° Southwest

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2018 Sun Graph for Helsinki

December 2018 — Sun in Helsinki

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthAstronomical TwilightNautical TwilightCivil TwilightSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceStartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
18:56 am (136°)3:21 pm (224°)6:25:38−3:236:15 am6:02 pm7:06 am5:11 pm8:01 am4:16 pm12:09 pm (8.1°)91.661
28:58 am (137°)3:20 pm (223°)6:22:22−3:166:16 am6:01 pm7:07 am5:10 pm8:03 am4:15 pm12:09 pm (8.0°)91.647
39:00 am (137°)3:19 pm (223°)6:19:13−3:086:18 am6:01 pm7:09 am5:10 pm8:04 am4:14 pm12:09 pm (7.8°)91.633
49:02 am (137°)3:18 pm (223°)6:16:12−3:006:19 am6:00 pm7:10 am5:09 pm8:06 am4:13 pm12:10 pm (7.7°)91.619
59:03 am (138°)3:17 pm (222°)6:13:20−2:526:21 am6:00 pm7:12 am5:08 pm8:08 am4:13 pm12:10 pm (7.6°)91.606
69:05 am (138°)3:16 pm (222°)6:10:35−2:446:22 am5:59 pm7:13 am5:08 pm8:09 am4:12 pm12:11 pm (7.4°)91.593
79:07 am (138°)3:15 pm (222°)6:08:00−2:356:23 am5:59 pm7:14 am5:07 pm8:11 am4:11 pm12:11 pm (7.3°)91.580
89:09 am (139°)3:14 pm (221°)6:05:33−2:266:24 am5:58 pm7:16 am5:07 pm8:12 am4:11 pm12:12 pm (7.2°)91.568
99:10 am (139°)3:14 pm (221°)6:03:15−2:176:26 am5:58 pm7:17 am5:07 pm8:13 am4:10 pm12:12 pm (7.1°)91.556
109:12 am (139°)3:13 pm (221°)6:01:07−2:076:27 am5:58 pm7:18 am5:07 pm8:15 am4:10 pm12:12 pm (7.0°)91.544
119:13 am (139°)3:12 pm (220°)5:59:09−1:586:28 am5:58 pm7:19 am5:06 pm8:16 am4:10 pm12:13 pm (6.9°)91.533
129:15 am (140°)3:12 pm (220°)5:57:21−1:486:29 am5:58 pm7:20 am5:06 pm8:17 am4:09 pm12:13 pm (6.9°)91.522
139:16 am (140°)3:12 pm (220°)5:55:43−1:386:30 am5:58 pm7:21 am5:06 pm8:18 am4:09 pm12:14 pm (6.8°)91.511
149:17 am (140°)3:11 pm (220°)5:54:15−1:276:31 am5:58 pm7:22 am5:06 pm8:19 am4:09 pm12:14 pm (6.7°)91.500
159:18 am (140°)3:11 pm (220°)5:52:58−1:176:32 am5:58 pm7:23 am5:06 pm8:20 am4:09 pm12:15 pm (6.7°)91.491
169:19 am (140°)3:11 pm (220°)5:51:51−1:066:32 am5:58 pm7:24 am5:06 pm8:21 am4:09 pm12:15 pm (6.6°)91.481
179:20 am (140°)3:11 pm (219°)5:50:56−0:556:33 am5:58 pm7:25 am5:07 pm8:22 am4:09 pm12:16 pm (6.6°)91.472
189:21 am (141°)3:11 pm (219°)5:50:11−0:446:34 am5:59 pm7:26 am5:07 pm8:23 am4:10 pm12:16 pm (6.6°)91.464
199:22 am (141°)3:12 pm (219°)5:49:37−0:336:35 am5:59 pm7:26 am5:07 pm8:24 am4:10 pm12:17 pm (6.5°)91.456
209:23 am (141°)3:12 pm (219°)5:49:15−0:226:35 am5:59 pm7:27 am5:07 pm8:24 am4:10 pm12:17 pm (6.5°)91.448
219:23 am (141°)3:12 pm (219°)5:49:04−0:116:36 am6:00 pm7:28 am5:08 pm8:25 am4:11 pm12:18 pm (6.5°)91.441
229:24 am (141°)3:13 pm (219°)5:49:04< 1s6:36 am6:00 pm7:28 am5:08 pm8:25 am4:11 pm12:18 pm (6.5°)91.435
239:24 am (141°)3:13 pm (219°)5:49:15+0:116:37 am6:01 pm7:29 am5:09 pm8:26 am4:12 pm12:19 pm (6.5°)91.430
249:24 am (141°)3:14 pm (219°)5:49:38+0:226:37 am6:01 pm7:29 am5:10 pm8:26 am4:12 pm12:19 pm (6.5°)91.425
259:25 am (141°)3:15 pm (219°)5:50:11+0:336:37 am6:02 pm7:29 am5:10 pm8:26 am4:13 pm12:20 pm (6.6°)91.420
269:25 am (141°)3:16 pm (220°)5:50:56+0:446:38 am6:03 pm7:30 am5:11 pm8:27 am4:14 pm12:20 pm (6.6°)91.416
279:25 am (140°)3:17 pm (220°)5:51:52+0:556:38 am6:04 pm7:30 am5:12 pm8:27 am4:15 pm12:21 pm (6.6°)91.413
289:25 am (140°)3:18 pm (220°)5:52:58+1:066:38 am6:04 pm7:30 am5:13 pm8:27 am4:16 pm12:21 pm (6.7°)91.410
299:25 am (140°)3:19 pm (220°)5:54:16+1:176:38 am6:05 pm7:30 am5:14 pm8:27 am4:17 pm12:22 pm (6.7°)91.408
309:24 am (140°)3:20 pm (220°)5:55:44+1:276:38 am6:06 pm7:30 am5:15 pm8:27 am4:18 pm12:22 pm (6.8°)91.406
319:24 am (140°)3:21 pm (220°)5:57:22+1:386:38 am6:07 pm7:30 am5:16 pm8:27 am4:19 pm12:23 pm (6.9°)91.405
* All times are local time for Helsinki. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar. Today is highlighted.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 12:22 am in Helsinki. In terms of daylight, this day is 13 hours, 7 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

Earliest sunset is on December 16. Latest sunrise is on December 27.

Why is the earliest sunset not on Winter Solstice?

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