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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, 25 Jun 2018 - 12:53am
Angola Africa/Luanda (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 12:53am
Benin Africa/Porto-Novo (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 12:53am
Botswana Africa/Gaborone (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 1:53am
Burkina Faso Africa/Ouagadougou (UTC GMT 0.0)Sun, 24 Jun 2018 - 11:53pm
Burundi Africa/Bujumbura (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 1:53am
Cameroon Africa/Douala (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 12:53am
Cape Verde Atlantic/Cape_Verde (UTC GMT -1.0)Sun, 24 Jun 2018 - 10:53pm
Central African Republic Africa/Bangui (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 12:53am
Chad Africa/Ndjamena (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 12:53am
Comoros Indian/Comoro (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 2:53am
Democratic Republic of the Congo Africa/Kinshasa (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 12:53am
Djibouti Africa/Djibouti (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 2:53am
Egypt Africa/Cairo (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 1:53am
Equatorial Guinea Africa/Malabo (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 12:53am
Eritrea Africa/Asmara (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 2:53am
Ethiopia Africa/Addis_Ababa (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 2:53am
Gabon Africa/Libreville (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 12:53am
Gambia Africa/Banjul (UTC GMT 0.0)Sun, 24 Jun 2018 - 11:53pm
Ghana Africa/Accra (UTC GMT 0.0)Sun, 24 Jun 2018 - 11:53pm
Guinea Africa/Conakry (UTC GMT 0.0)Sun, 24 Jun 2018 - 11:53pm
Guinea-Bissau Africa/Bissau (UTC GMT 0.0)Sun, 24 Jun 2018 - 11:53pm
Ivory Coast Africa/Abidjan (UTC GMT 0.0)Sun, 24 Jun 2018 - 11:53pm
Kenya Africa/Nairobi (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 2:53am
Lesotho Africa/Maseru (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 1:53am
Liberia Africa/Monrovia (UTC GMT 0.0)Sun, 24 Jun 2018 - 11:53pm
Libya Africa/Tripoli (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 1:53am
Madagascar Indian/Antananarivo (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 2:53am
Malawi Africa/Blantyre (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 1:53am
Mali Africa/Bamako (UTC GMT 0.0)Sun, 24 Jun 2018 - 11:53pm
Mauritania Africa/Nouakchott (UTC GMT 0.0)Sun, 24 Jun 2018 - 11:53pm
Mauritius Indian/Mauritius (UTC GMT +4.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 3:53am
Mayotte Indian/Mayotte (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 2:53am
Morocco Africa/Casablanca (UTC GMT 0.0)Sun, 24 Jun 2018 - 11:53pm[+1]
Mozambique Africa/Maputo (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 1:53am
Namibia Africa/Windhoek (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 1:53am
Niger Africa/Niamey (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 12:53am
Nigeria Africa/Lagos (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 12:53am
Republic of the Congo Africa/Brazzaville (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 12:53am
Reunion Indian/Reunion (UTC GMT +4.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 3:53am
Rwanda Africa/Kigali (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 1:53am
Saint Helena Atlantic/St_Helena (UTC GMT 0.0)Sun, 24 Jun 2018 - 11:53pm
Sao Tome and Principe Africa/Sao_Tome (UTC GMT 0.0)Sun, 24 Jun 2018 - 11:53pm
Senegal Africa/Dakar (UTC GMT 0.0)Sun, 24 Jun 2018 - 11:53pm
Seychelles Indian/Mahe (UTC GMT +4.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 3:53am
Sierra Leone Africa/Freetown (UTC GMT 0.0)Sun, 24 Jun 2018 - 11:53pm
Somalia Africa/Mogadishu (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 2:53am
South Africa Africa/Johannesburg (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 1:53am
South Sudan Africa/Juba (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 2:53am
Sudan Africa/Khartoum (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 2:53am
Swaziland Africa/Mbabane (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 1:53am
Tanzania Africa/Dar_es_Salaam (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 2:53am
Togo Africa/Lome (UTC GMT 0.0)Sun, 24 Jun 2018 - 11:53pm
Tunisia Africa/Tunis (UTC GMT +1.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 12:53am
Uganda Africa/Kampala (UTC GMT +3.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 2:53am
Western Sahara Africa/El_Aaiun (UTC GMT 0.0)Sun, 24 Jun 2018 - 11:53pm[+1]
Zambia Africa/Lusaka (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 1:53am
Zimbabwe Africa/Harare (UTC GMT +2.0)Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 1:53am