Current time in Chad


7:27 p.m.
July 5, 2022

Local time in Chad

The time in Chad is 1 hour ahead of UTC and 5 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Chad

Current time
7:27 p.m.
Timezone West Africa Time (WAT)
Olson timezone name Africa/Ndjamena
Time difference 5 hours ahead of Ashburn
  1 hour ahead of UTC

Chad Daylight Saving time (DST)

Chad does not observe daylight savings.


Chad uses West Africa Time WAT. WAT is UTC +0100. Chad’s latitude and longitude is 12° 06′ N and 16° 02′ E. Therefore being one hour ahead of UTC is perfect for Chad. Because of its low latitude the county has no use for daylight savings time.

Important cities in

has several timezones, the current time in some important cities in is shown below.