|Date||Sunrise||Sunset||Length of day|
|30 January 2021||08:53||17:43||8.5 hour|
|31 January 2021||08:51||17:45||8.5 hour|
|01 February 2021||08:50||17:47||8.5 hour|
|02 February 2021||08:48||17:49||9 hour|
|03 February 2021||08:46||17:51||9 hour|
|04 February 2021||08:44||17:53||9 hour|
|05 February 2021||08:43||17:55||9 hour|
|06 February 2021||08:41||17:57||9 hour|
|Month||Sunrise||Sunset||Length of day|
Today, the sun rises in Pontefract at 08:56 local time (time zone Europe/Amsterdam).
Today, the sun sets in Pontefract at 17:39 local time (time zone Europe/Amsterdam).
Once the sun is set, it doesn't automatically mean it's fully dark outside. There's also something called dusk. Dusk is the period of time in which it's still a little light outside after sunset or before sunrise. When it's dusk outside, the sky is slightly lit up, but the sun is still below the horizon.The length of dusk depends on the season of the year. If you want to enjoy dusk today in Pontefract, your best option would be to stick with the time of sunset, because it will be dusk right after sunset.
The sunset usually makes for beautiful pictures, which is why we've selected some amazing photos of the sunset in Pontefract.
The light from the sun takes about 8 minutes to reach the earth.