What Time is Sunrise and Sunset in Santa Cruz, CA?

Here are today and tomorrow's sunrise and sunset times in Santa Cruz, California. You'll also find a sunrise and sunset calendar for Santa Cruz at the bottom of the page.

Today Monday, April 15, 2024

Sunrise

6:34 am

Dawn: 6:07 am

Sunrise today in Santa Cruz will be at 6:34 AM PDT ().

Sunset

7:43 pm

Dusk: 8:10 pm

Sunset today in Santa Cruz will be at 7:43 PM PDT ().

Tomorrow Tuesday, April 16, 2024

Sunrise

6:32 am

Dawn: 6:06 am

Sunrise tomorrow in Santa Cruz will be at 6:32 AM PDT ().

Sunset

7:44 pm

Dusk: 8:11 pm

Sunset tomorrow in Santa Cruz will be at 7:44 PM PDT ().

Photos Sunrise and Sunset Photos of Santa Cruz

Sunrise and sunset photos of Santa Cruz, CA from Flickr.

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Calendar Santa Cruz Sunrise and Sunset Calendar

Sunrise calendar and sunset calendar for Santa Cruz, California. Here are Santa Cruz, CA day length, dawn, dusk, and solar noon times.

Date Dawn Sunrise Solar Noon Sunset Dusk Day Length
April 14, 2024 6:08 am 6:35 am 1:09 pm 7:43 pm 8:09 pm 13h 7m
April 15, 2024 6:07 am 6:34 am 1:09 pm 7:43 pm 8:10 pm 13h 9m
April 16, 2024 6:06 am 6:32 am 1:08 pm 7:44 pm 8:11 pm 13h 11m
April 17, 2024 6:04 am 6:31 am 1:08 pm 7:45 pm 8:12 pm 13h 14m
April 18, 2024 6:03 am 6:30 am 1:08 pm 7:46 pm 8:13 pm 13h 16m
April 19, 2024 6:01 am 6:28 am 1:08 pm 7:47 pm 8:14 pm 13h 18m
April 20, 2024 6:00 am 6:27 am 1:08 pm 7:48 pm 8:15 pm 13h 20m
April 21, 2024 5:59 am 6:26 am 1:07 pm 7:49 pm 8:16 pm 13h 22m
April 22, 2024 5:57 am 6:25 am 1:07 pm 7:50 pm 8:17 pm 13h 25m
April 23, 2024 5:56 am 6:23 am 1:07 pm 7:51 pm 8:18 pm 13h 27m
April 24, 2024 5:55 am 6:22 am 1:07 pm 7:51 pm 8:19 pm 13h 29m
April 25, 2024 5:53 am 6:21 am 1:07 pm 7:52 pm 8:20 pm 13h 31m
April 26, 2024 5:52 am 6:20 am 1:06 pm 7:53 pm 8:21 pm 13h 33m
April 27, 2024 5:51 am 6:18 am 1:06 pm 7:54 pm 8:22 pm 13h 35m
April 28, 2024 5:50 am 6:17 am 1:06 pm 7:55 pm 8:23 pm 13h 37m
April 29, 2024 5:48 am 6:16 am 1:06 pm 7:56 pm 8:24 pm 13h 39m
April 30, 2024 5:47 am 6:15 am 1:06 pm 7:57 pm 8:25 pm 13h 41m
May 1, 2024 5:46 am 6:14 am 1:06 pm 7:58 pm 8:26 pm 13h 43m
May 2, 2024 5:45 am 6:13 am 1:06 pm 7:59 pm 8:27 pm 13h 45m
May 3, 2024 5:44 am 6:12 am 1:06 pm 8:00 pm 8:28 pm 13h 47m
May 4, 2024 5:43 am 6:11 am 1:06 pm 8:01 pm 8:29 pm 13h 49m
May 5, 2024 5:41 am 6:10 am 1:06 pm 8:01 pm 8:30 pm 13h 51m
May 6, 2024 5:40 am 6:09 am 1:05 pm 8:02 pm 8:31 pm 13h 53m
May 7, 2024 5:39 am 6:08 am 1:05 pm 8:03 pm 8:32 pm 13h 55m
May 8, 2024 5:38 am 6:07 am 1:05 pm 8:04 pm 8:33 pm 13h 57m
May 9, 2024 5:37 am 6:06 am 1:05 pm 8:05 pm 8:34 pm 13h 59m
May 10, 2024 5:36 am 6:05 am 1:05 pm 8:06 pm 8:34 pm 14h
May 11, 2024 5:35 am 6:04 am 1:05 pm 8:07 pm 8:35 pm 14h 2m
May 12, 2024 5:34 am 6:03 am 1:05 pm 8:08 pm 8:36 pm 14h 4m
May 13, 2024 5:33 am 6:02 am 1:05 pm 8:08 pm 8:37 pm 14h 6m
May 14, 2024 5:32 am 6:01 am 1:05 pm 8:09 pm 8:38 pm 14h 7m
May 15, 2024 5:32 am 6:01 am 1:05 pm 8:10 pm 8:39 pm 14h 9m
May 16, 2024 5:31 am 6:00 am 1:05 pm 8:11 pm 8:40 pm 14h 11m
May 17, 2024 5:30 am 5:59 am 1:05 pm 8:12 pm 8:41 pm 14h 12m
May 18, 2024 5:29 am 5:58 am 1:06 pm 8:13 pm 8:42 pm 14h 14m
May 19, 2024 5:28 am 5:58 am 1:06 pm 8:14 pm 8:43 pm 14h 15m
May 20, 2024 5:28 am 5:57 am 1:06 pm 8:14 pm 8:44 pm 14h 17m
May 21, 2024 5:27 am 5:56 am 1:06 pm 8:15 pm 8:45 pm 14h 18m
May 22, 2024 5:26 am 5:56 am 1:06 pm 8:16 pm 8:46 pm 14h 20m
May 23, 2024 5:25 am 5:55 am 1:06 pm 8:17 pm 8:46 pm 14h 21m
May 24, 2024 5:25 am 5:54 am 1:06 pm 8:17 pm 8:47 pm 14h 22m
May 25, 2024 5:24 am 5:54 am 1:06 pm 8:18 pm 8:48 pm 14h 24m
May 26, 2024 5:24 am 5:53 am 1:06 pm 8:19 pm 8:49 pm 14h 25m
May 27, 2024 5:23 am 5:53 am 1:06 pm 8:20 pm 8:50 pm 14h 26m
May 28, 2024 5:22 am 5:52 am 1:06 pm 8:20 pm 8:50 pm 14h 27m
May 29, 2024 5:22 am 5:52 am 1:07 pm 8:21 pm 8:51 pm 14h 29m
May 30, 2024 5:21 am 5:52 am 1:07 pm 8:22 pm 8:52 pm 14h 30m

Quality Prediction Sunrise and Sunset Quality Predictions for Santa Cruz

Quality predictions for sunrise and sunset in Santa Cruz, California. Photographers will find this chart useful when planning their sunrise shoots. A higher percentage means there will be a higher chance of color in the sky. Sunset prediction data is sourced from SunsetWx and calculated using many variables including moisture, pressure, and cloud cover.

EventMon, April 15th
SunrisePoor (24%)
SunsetFair (31%)
More about predictions:
  • 0%-25%: Little to no color, clouds will be blocking sunset.
  • 25%-50%: Typically no clouds, simple "gradient" sunset.
  • 50%-75%: Cloud coverage for the sun to cast light onto.
  • 75%-100%: Stunning reds and oranges, what you want in a sunset.
Note that sunset quality predictions update periodically throughout the day and aren't always perfect.

FAQ Frequently Asked Questions about Santa Cruz

When is the shortest day in Santa Cruz, CA?

The shortest day of the year in Santa Cruz, California will be on Saturday, December 21, 2024. In 2025 the shortest day of the year will be on December 21, 2025.

When is the longest day in Santa Cruz, CA?

The longest day in Santa Cruz, California will be on Thursday, June 20, 2024. Next year the longest day of the year in Santa Cruz, California will be on June 20, 2025.

When is the earliest sunrise in Santa Cruz, CA?

The earliest sunrise time of 2024 in Santa Cruz, California will be on Thursday, June 13, 2024 at 5:49 AM.

When is the latest sunset in Santa Cruz, CA?

The latest sunset time in Santa Cruz, California will be on Thursday, June 27, 2024 at 8:32 PM.

Santa Cruz is a city in California, United States. It is the county seat of Santa Cruz County. The city has a population of about 62,000 people. Santa Cruz is known for its beaches, surfing, and redwood forests.

Santa Cruz, CA
36.97412,-122.0308
Timezone: America/Los_Angeles