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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)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 8:18am
Angola Africa/Luanda (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 8:18am
Benin Africa/Porto-Novo (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 8:18am
Botswana Africa/Gaborone (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 9:18am
Burkina Faso Africa/Ouagadougou (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 7:18am
Burundi Africa/Bujumbura (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 9:18am
Cameroon Africa/Douala (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 8:18am
Cape Verde Atlantic/Cape_Verde (UTC GMT -1.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 6:18am
Central African Republic Africa/Bangui (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 8:18am
Chad Africa/Ndjamena (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 8:18am
Comoros Indian/Comoro (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 10:18am
Democratic Republic of the Congo Africa/Kinshasa (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 8:18am
Djibouti Africa/Djibouti (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 10:18am
Egypt Africa/Cairo (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 9:18am
Equatorial Guinea Africa/Malabo (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 8:18am
Eritrea Africa/Asmara (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 10:18am
Ethiopia Africa/Addis_Ababa (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 10:18am
Gabon Africa/Libreville (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 8:18am
Gambia Africa/Banjul (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 7:18am
Ghana Africa/Accra (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 7:18am
Guinea Africa/Conakry (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 7:18am
Guinea-Bissau Africa/Bissau (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 7:18am
Ivory Coast Africa/Abidjan (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 7:18am
Kenya Africa/Nairobi (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 10:18am
Lesotho Africa/Maseru (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 9:18am
Liberia Africa/Monrovia (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 7:18am
Libya Africa/Tripoli (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 9:18am
Madagascar Indian/Antananarivo (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 10:18am
Malawi Africa/Blantyre (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 9:18am
Mali Africa/Bamako (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 7:18am
Mauritania Africa/Nouakchott (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 7:18am
Mauritius Indian/Mauritius (UTC GMT +4.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 11:18am
Mayotte Indian/Mayotte (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 10:18am
Morocco Africa/Casablanca (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 7:18am[+1]
Mozambique Africa/Maputo (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 9:18am
Namibia Africa/Windhoek (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 9:18am[+1]
Niger Africa/Niamey (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 8:18am
Nigeria Africa/Lagos (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 8:18am
Republic of the Congo Africa/Brazzaville (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 8:18am
Reunion Indian/Reunion (UTC GMT +4.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 11:18am
Rwanda Africa/Kigali (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 9:18am
Saint Helena Atlantic/St_Helena (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 7:18am
Sao Tome and Principe Africa/Sao_Tome (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 7:18am
Senegal Africa/Dakar (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 7:18am
Seychelles Indian/Mahe (UTC GMT +4.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 11:18am
Sierra Leone Africa/Freetown (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 7:18am
Somalia Africa/Mogadishu (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 10:18am
South Africa Africa/Johannesburg (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 9:18am
South Sudan Africa/Juba (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 10:18am
Sudan Africa/Khartoum (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 10:18am
Swaziland Africa/Mbabane (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 9:18am
Tanzania Africa/Dar_es_Salaam (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 10:18am
Togo Africa/Lome (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 7:18am
Tunisia Africa/Tunis (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 8:18am
Uganda Africa/Kampala (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 10:18am
Western Sahara Africa/El_Aaiun (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 7:18am[+1]
Zambia Africa/Lusaka (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 9:18am
Zimbabwe Africa/Harare (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 9:18am