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Biloxi Light

Location: overlooking Mississippi Sound near Biloxi, MS

About Biloxi Light


The location of the light is overlooking Mississippi Sound. The nearest city is Biloxi, MS. The station was first established in 1848. The current lighthouse was first lit in 1848. The tower height is 45 ft.

Open to the Public?: Yes    Active?: Yes

Identification number: 4-7785 (U.S.)

In 1969 the keeper's house was destroyed by Hurricane Camille.

The tower is now owned by the City of Biloxi and is operated as a private aid to navigation. In 2005, the lighthouse was damaged by Hurricane Katrina. Restoration was completed with a re-lighting ceremony on February 19, 2010.

Biloxi Light was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on Oct. 3, 1973, reference number 73001012.

Today's Conditions on Site

Astronomical Info.

Astronomical Dawn: 5:29 am
Sunrise: 6:53 am
Sunset: 5:20 pm
Astronomical Dusk: 6:44 pm

Local Marine Forecast.

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories 

Additional Conditions.

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