I’ve been daydreaming in the dark about longer daylight hours, so I drew some pictures to cheer myself up.
Here’s one of day length (sunrise to sunset) for the next 2 months (here in Amherst, MA, that is):
Ahh, things are ramping up. And more quicly every day.
Now here’s a picture of the sunrise and sunset times:
Yes, daylight savings is less than 2 months away!
I also drew some pictures with a wider field of view. Here’s day lengths for the next year:
Even though it’s almost a month since the solstice the days are very near the minimum length. But not for long.
And the sunrise / sunsets for the next year:
I always love a beautiful sunrise / sunset. How often do you get to see both in the same picture?
Here’s a link to the source code for these plots