Current time in Belgium

World  / Belgium

Ashburn
6:17 p.m.
Sept. 18, 2019
Belgium
12:17 a.m.
Sept. 19, 2019

Local time in Belgium

The time in Belgium is 2.0 hours ahead of UTC and 6.0 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Belgium

Current time
12:17 a.m.
Daylight saving time 1.0 hour
Timezone Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Olson timezone name Europe/Brussels
Time difference 6.0 hours ahead of Ashburn
  2.0 hours ahead of UTC

Belgium daylight saving time (DST)

DST Started March 31, 2019
Forward 1 hour
DST Ends Oct. 27, 2019
Backward 1 hour
Next DST Start March 29, 2020
Forward 1 hour

More about the time in Belgium

Belgium uses Central European Time CET and Central European Summer Time CEST. CET is UTC +0100 and CEST is UTC +0200. Belgium's longitude is only 4° 00' E. Meaning an one hours offset between UTC and CET results in a relatively late sunrise in Belgium. This is no problem for the Belgium’s as they have more streetlights than anywhere else in the world.

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Map of Belgium