Phoenix, AZ

City of Phoenix, Capital of Arizona, USA

Current local time and main facts

Phoenix, Arizona, Time


Current time now inTime Zone: America Phoenix (Arizona - Mountain Standard Time)

City of Phoenix website

Phoenix Visitor website

Sky Harbor International airport (PHX / KPHX)

Phoenix, Arizona, Information

Before it became home to 2.8 million people in themetropolitan area and some 12 million visitors a year,Phoenix was home to such Indian tribes as the Hohokam (meaning those who havegone) and pioneers who came with the first railroad line into the valley in1887. Preserved and unpreserved Indian ruins can be found in close proximity tothe city and at museums in the area. A replica pioneer village depicts 19th centurylife on I-17 just north of the city.

Itwas the introduction of the air conditioner into American life after World WarII, that attracted people here by the thousands. Today Phoenix and Las Vegasshare the distinction of being the fastest growing cities in the country.

Phoenix is the capital of Arizona, which was the last of the lower 48 states toachieve statehood in 1912.

Upon arriving in Greater Phoenix,visitors quickly discover a few of the hallmarks that make this region a premierdestination - near-perfect weather, ease of transportation and genuinehospitality.

The average high in Greater Phoenix is 85 degrees and withmore than 325 days of sunshine per year, smiles are wide and spirits are high.From the moment you touch down at Sky Harbour International airport, theoutdoors beckon the adventurer in you.

Tourist Attractions: Grand Canyon National Park,Fort McDowell-Apache Indian Community, Arizona Mountain Tours by Jeep.

United States Holidays
DateHoliday
05/25/2020Memorial Day
07/03/2020Independence Day (Observed)
07/04/2020Independence Day
09/07/2020Labor Day
10/12/2020Columbus Day
11/11/2020Veterans Day
11/26/2020Thanksgiving
12/25/2020Christmas Day
01/01/2021New Year's Day
01/18/2021Martin Luther King Jr. Day
02/15/2021Washington's Birthday
05/31/2021Memorial Day
07/04/2021Independence Day
07/05/2021Independence Day (Observed)

USA phone area codes

Enter place or code

Our creative collection

City Time
World Cities Time
Sun Time
Season progress
Liquid Time
Digital Hourglass
Related Pages
Arizona
Arizona Map
Arizona Cities
Navajo Nation
Apache Junction Arizona
Avondale Arizona
Benson Arizona
Chandler Arizona
Cottonwood Arizona
Flagstaff Arizona
Gilbert Arizona
Glendale Arizona
Grand Canyon Arizona
Lake Havasu City AZ
Marana AZ
Mesa Arizona
Page Arizona
Peoria Arizona
Prescott Arizona
Scottsdale Arizona
Sierra Vista Arizona
Sun City Arizona
Surprise Arizona
Tempe Arizona
Tucson Arizona
Tell us if you found a problem