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Africa timezones by countries

On this page you find a list of all countries in Africa classified by timezones based on the Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). UTC is equivalent to the Greenwich Mean Time (GMT).

Please note that in some countries in Africa Daylight Saving Time (DST), also sometimes referrred to as "Summer time" may be in effect. During Daylight Saving Time clocks are adjusted forward one hour near the start of spring and are adjusted backward in autumn.

All times shown on this page are local standard times in the capital of the respective country without DST adjustment. Countries in Africa with current DST are marked with [+1]. You will find further information on DST in any specific country under the following country links.

You can sort the list of timezones in Africa by timezones.

Africa timezones listed by countries
CountryTimezoneLocal time
Algeria Africa/Algiers (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 2:47am
Angola Africa/Luanda (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 2:47am
Benin Africa/Porto-Novo (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 2:47am
Botswana Africa/Gaborone (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 3:47am
Burkina Faso Africa/Ouagadougou (UTC GMT 0.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 1:47am
Burundi Africa/Bujumbura (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 3:47am
Cameroon Africa/Douala (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 2:47am
Cape Verde Atlantic/Cape_Verde (UTC GMT -1.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 12:47am
Central African Republic Africa/Bangui (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 2:47am
Chad Africa/Ndjamena (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 2:47am
Comoros Indian/Comoro (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 4:47am
Democratic Republic of the Congo Africa/Kinshasa (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 2:47am
Djibouti Africa/Djibouti (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 4:47am
Egypt Africa/Cairo (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 3:47am
Equatorial Guinea Africa/Malabo (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 2:47am
Eritrea Africa/Asmara (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 4:47am
Ethiopia Africa/Addis_Ababa (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 4:47am
Gabon Africa/Libreville (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 2:47am
Gambia Africa/Banjul (UTC GMT 0.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 1:47am
Ghana Africa/Accra (UTC GMT 0.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 1:47am
Guinea Africa/Conakry (UTC GMT 0.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 1:47am
Guinea-Bissau Africa/Bissau (UTC GMT 0.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 1:47am
Ivory Coast Africa/Abidjan (UTC GMT 0.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 1:47am
Kenya Africa/Nairobi (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 4:47am
Lesotho Africa/Maseru (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 3:47am
Liberia Africa/Monrovia (UTC GMT 0.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 1:47am
Libya Africa/Tripoli (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 3:47am
Madagascar Indian/Antananarivo (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 4:47am
Malawi Africa/Blantyre (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 3:47am
Mali Africa/Bamako (UTC GMT 0.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 1:47am
Mauritania Africa/Nouakchott (UTC GMT 0.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 1:47am
Mauritius Indian/Mauritius (UTC GMT +4.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 5:47am
Mayotte Indian/Mayotte (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 4:47am
Morocco Africa/Casablanca (UTC GMT 0.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 1:47am
Mozambique Africa/Maputo (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 3:47am
Namibia Africa/Windhoek (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 3:47am[+1]
Niger Africa/Niamey (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 2:47am
Nigeria Africa/Lagos (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 2:47am
Republic of the Congo Africa/Brazzaville (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 2:47am
Reunion Indian/Reunion (UTC GMT +4.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 5:47am
Rwanda Africa/Kigali (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 3:47am
Saint Helena Atlantic/St_Helena (UTC GMT 0.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 1:47am
Sao Tome and Principe Africa/Sao_Tome (UTC GMT 0.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 1:47am
Senegal Africa/Dakar (UTC GMT 0.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 1:47am
Seychelles Indian/Mahe (UTC GMT +4.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 5:47am
Sierra Leone Africa/Freetown (UTC GMT 0.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 1:47am
Somalia Africa/Mogadishu (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 4:47am
South Africa Africa/Johannesburg (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 3:47am
South Sudan Africa/Juba (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 4:47am
Sudan Africa/Khartoum (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 4:47am
Swaziland Africa/Mbabane (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 3:47am
Tanzania Africa/Dar_es_Salaam (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 4:47am
Togo Africa/Lome (UTC GMT 0.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 1:47am
Tunisia Africa/Tunis (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 2:47am
Uganda Africa/Kampala (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 4:47am
Western Sahara Africa/El_Aaiun (UTC GMT 0.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 1:47am
Zambia Africa/Lusaka (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 3:47am
Zimbabwe Africa/Harare (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 3:47am