Current time in Cook Islands
Local time in Cook Islands
The time in Cook Islands is 10 hours behind UTC. The timezone in Cook Islands is Cook Island Time (CKT). Cook Islands is not using Daylight Saving Time (DST) but used to in the past. The last DST transition was in 1991.
Details for the time in Cook Islands
|Time zone||Cook Island Time (CKT)|
|IANA time zone||Pacific/Rarotonga|
|Your time difference||10 hours behind UTC|
|UTC time difference||UTC-10
10 hours behind UTC
Cook Islands Daylight Saving Time (DST)
Cook Islands is not using Daylight Saving Time.
The Cook Islands are a group of islands situated in the South Pacific Ocean. They use Cook Island Time CKT. CKT is UTC -1000 hours. Cook Islands’ latitude and longitude is 21° 14' S and 159° 46' E. Therefore a ten hour offset is not surprising. Because the Cook Islands aren’t that far south of the equator there is no need for daylight savings time.
Important cities in Cook Islands
The current time in some important cities in Cook Islands is shown below.Time in Cook Islands