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Current Local Time in Santa Cruz, California, USA

7:17:38 pm PDT

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

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Country: United States
State: California (CA)
Type: Seat of a Second-Order Administrative Division
Lat/Long: 36°58'N / 122°02'W
Currency: United States Dollar (USD)
Languages: English, Spanish
Also known as: City of the Holy Cross, Newport of California, Newport of the Pacific, Santa Cruz
Location of Santa CruzLocation
°F

Weather

61 °F

Light rain. Fog.
63 / 58 °F

Thu 21.63 / 58 °F
Fri 22.64 / 55 °F

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Time Zone

PDT (Pacific Daylight Time)
UTC/GMT -7 hours
Daylight Saving Time started on Sunday, March 14, 2021 at 2:00 am

DST started

Mar 14, 2021
Forward 1 hour
Daylight Saving Time ends on Sunday, November 7, 2021 at 2:00 am

DST ends

Nov 7, 2021
Back 1 hour

Difference

3 hours behind
Washington DC

Sunrise

7:20 am
103° East

Sunset

6:24 pm
257° West

Day length

11 hours, 3 minutes
-2m 13s shorter

Moon 99.7%

Set – 7:18 am
Rise – 6:45 pm

High Tide

High – 10:42 am
High – 11:36 pm

Low Tide

Low – 4:28 am
Low – 5:17 pm

More Sun & Moon in Santa Cruz
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Solar Noon

Sun in South: 12:52 pm
Altitude: 42.4°

Astronomical
Twilight

5:54 am – 6:24 am
7:20 pm – 7:50 pm

Nautical
Twilight

6:24 am – 6:54 am
6:50 pm – 7:20 pm

Civil
Twilight

6:54 am – 7:20 am
6:24 pm – 6:50 pm

Previous
Moon Phase

Full Moon
October 20, 2021
7:56 am

Next
Moon Phase

Third Quarter
October 28, 2021
1:05 pm

Airports

  • San Jose International Airport, SJC
    About 27 mi NNE of Santa Cruz
  • San Francisco International Airport, SFO
    About 48 mi NNW of Santa Cruz
  • Oakland International Airport, OAK
    About 53 mi NNW of Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz
USA
7:1738pm
Wednesday, October 20, 2021