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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, 26 Jul 2017 - 9:27am
Angola Africa/Luanda (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 9:27am
Benin Africa/Porto-Novo (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 9:27am
Botswana Africa/Gaborone (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 10:27am
Burkina Faso Africa/Ouagadougou (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 8:27am
Burundi Africa/Bujumbura (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 10:27am
Cameroon Africa/Douala (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 9:27am
Cape Verde Atlantic/Cape_Verde (UTC GMT -1.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 7:27am
Central African Republic Africa/Bangui (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 9:27am
Chad Africa/Ndjamena (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 9:27am
Comoros Indian/Comoro (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 11:27am
Democratic Republic of the Congo Africa/Kinshasa (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 9:27am
Djibouti Africa/Djibouti (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 11:27am
Egypt Africa/Cairo (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 10:27am
Equatorial Guinea Africa/Malabo (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 9:27am
Eritrea Africa/Asmara (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 11:27am
Ethiopia Africa/Addis_Ababa (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 11:27am
Gabon Africa/Libreville (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 9:27am
Gambia Africa/Banjul (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 8:27am
Ghana Africa/Accra (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 8:27am
Guinea Africa/Conakry (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 8:27am
Guinea-Bissau Africa/Bissau (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 8:27am
Ivory Coast Africa/Abidjan (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 8:27am
Kenya Africa/Nairobi (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 11:27am
Lesotho Africa/Maseru (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 10:27am
Liberia Africa/Monrovia (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 8:27am
Libya Africa/Tripoli (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 10:27am
Madagascar Indian/Antananarivo (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 11:27am
Malawi Africa/Blantyre (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 10:27am
Mali Africa/Bamako (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 8:27am
Mauritania Africa/Nouakchott (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 8:27am
Mauritius Indian/Mauritius (UTC GMT +4.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 12:27pm
Mayotte Indian/Mayotte (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 11:27am
Morocco Africa/Casablanca (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 8:27am[+1]
Mozambique Africa/Maputo (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 10:27am
Namibia Africa/Windhoek (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 10:27am
Niger Africa/Niamey (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 9:27am
Nigeria Africa/Lagos (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 9:27am
Republic of the Congo Africa/Brazzaville (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 9:27am
Reunion Indian/Reunion (UTC GMT +4.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 12:27pm
Rwanda Africa/Kigali (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 10:27am
Saint Helena Atlantic/St_Helena (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 8:27am
Sao Tome and Principe Africa/Sao_Tome (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 8:27am
Senegal Africa/Dakar (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 8:27am
Seychelles Indian/Mahe (UTC GMT +4.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 12:27pm
Sierra Leone Africa/Freetown (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 8:27am
Somalia Africa/Mogadishu (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 11:27am
South Africa Africa/Johannesburg (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 10:27am
South Sudan Africa/Juba (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 11:27am
Sudan Africa/Khartoum (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 11:27am
Swaziland Africa/Mbabane (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 10:27am
Tanzania Africa/Dar_es_Salaam (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 11:27am
Togo Africa/Lome (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 8:27am
Tunisia Africa/Tunis (UTC GMT +1.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 9:27am
Uganda Africa/Kampala (UTC GMT +3.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 11:27am
Western Sahara Africa/El_Aaiun (UTC GMT 0.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 8:27am[+1]
Zambia Africa/Lusaka (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 10:27am
Zimbabwe Africa/Harare (UTC GMT +2.0)Wed, 26 Jul 2017 - 10:27am