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Istanbul is a city in Turkey, Western Asia, with a population of 15 million people.

Europe/Istanbul is the time zone used in Istanbul. The local time is currently 3 hours ahead of UTC. This offset is also called -- (--).

Istanbul does not observe daylight saving time.

Sunlight in Istanbul

sunrise5:34 AM
sunset8:41 PM
length of day15h 07m
Length of day

2024 Holidays in Istanbul

  • Jan 1
    New Year's Day
  • Apr 10
    End of Ramadan (Eid al-Fitr)
  • Apr 23
    National Sovereignty and Children's Day
  • May 1
    Labour and Solidarity Day
  • May 19
    Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day
  • Jun 16
    Feast of the Sacrifice (Eid al-Adha)
  • Jul 15
    Democracy and National Unity Day
  • Aug 30
    Victory Day
  • Oct 29
    Republic Day