What Time is Sunrise and Sunset in Washington D.C.?

Here are today and tomorrow's dawn and dusk timings in the nation's capital. You'll also find a dawn and dusk calendar for our national hub at the bottom of the page.

Today Friday, July 12, 2024

Sunrise

5:54 am

Dawn: 5:23 am

Sunrise today in Washington DC was at 5:54 AM EDT ().

Sunset

8:35 pm

Dusk: 9:06 pm

Sunset today in Washington DC will be at 8:35 PM EDT ().

Tomorrow Saturday, July 13, 2024

Sunrise

5:55 am

Dawn: 5:23 am

Sunrise tomorrow in Washington DC will be at 5:55 AM EDT ().

Sunset

8:34 pm

Dusk: 9:06 pm

Sunset tomorrow in Washington DC will be at 8:34 PM EDT ().

Photos Sunrise and Sunset Photos of Washington D.C.

Sunrise and sunset photos of Washington D.C. from Flickr.

Tidal Basin Sunrise
Vietnam Veterans' Memorial
Washington Monument
Washington Monument
Washington Monument
Washington monument
Washington monument at sunrise
Washington monument at sunrise
Arlington National Cemetery sunrise
WWII & Lincoln Memorials sunrise
WWII & Lincoln Memorials sunrise
Washington Monument & WWII Memorial sunrise
WWII Memorial & Washington Monument sunrise
WWII Memorial & Washington Monument sunflare
WWII Memorial & Washington Monument sunrise
Sunset at National Gallery of Art

Calendar Washington DC Sunrise and Sunset Calendar

Sunrise calendar and sunset calendar for Washington D.C.. Here are Washington D.C. day length, dawn, dusk, and solar noon times.

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

Quality Prediction Sunrise and Sunset Quality Predictions for Washington D.C.

Quality predictions for sunrise and sunset in Washington D.C.. 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.

EventFri, July 12th
SunriseFair (34%)
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 Washington DC

When is the shortest day in Washington D.C.?

The shortest day of the year in Washington D.C. 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 Washington D.C.?

The longest day in Washington D.C. will be on Thursday, June 20, 2024. Next year the longest day of the year in Washington D.C. will be on June 21, 2025.

When is the earliest sunrise in Washington D.C.?

The earliest sunrise time of 2024 in Washington D.C. will be on Thursday, June 13, 2024 at 5:43 AM.

When is the latest sunset in Washington D.C.?

The latest sunset time in Washington D.C. will be on Thursday, June 27, 2024 at 8:38 PM.

Tidal Basin sunset, Washington DC

Capital city of the United States located on the East Coast near Maryland and Virginia. Washington DC is home to many iconic buildings including the US Capitol, Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial and White House.

Washington D.C.
38.89511,-77.03637
Timezone: America/New_York