Current time in Barbados


2:40 a.m.
May 25, 2022

Local time in Barbados

The time in Barbados is 4 hours behind UTC and has the same time as Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Barbados

Current time
2:40 a.m.
Timezone Atlantic Standard Time (AST)
Olson timezone name America/Barbados
Time difference same time as Ashburn
  4 hours behind UTC

Barbados Daylight Saving time (DST)

Barbados does not observe daylight savings.


Barbados uses Atlantic Standard Time ATS. ATS is UTC -0400. Barbados's latitude and longitude is 13° 10' N and 59° 32' W. A four hours offset to UTC is therefore exactly what you would expect. Because of its low latitude Barbados has no need for daylight savings time. Barbados is a small country, an island less than 40 kilometers from east to west. Therefore there is almost no time difference between the sunrise in the east and the west of the country.

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