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What time does it get dark in late August?

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What time does it get dark in late August?

Hi we have rented a house near Lauragh in late August. It is in the woods somewhere at the bottom of a mountain pass off a private dirt road. Thinking about our arrival, I am assuming it doesn't start to get dark until at least after 8 pm (20:00). Is this right, or am I way off? We don't want to be driving around steep mountain passes trying to find our house in the dark!

Thanks again.

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1. Re: What time does it get dark in late August?

Sunset in West Cork in late August will be between 8:30pm and 9pm. You'll probably get around 30 mins of brightness and 30 more minutes of twilight after that.

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2. Re: What time does it get dark in late August?

Here's a link to give you some idea plus weather etc.

timeanddate.com/worldclock/astronomy.html…

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3. Re: What time does it get dark in late August?

thank you both so much. That is a cool website

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