Current time in Croatia


8:18 p.m.
July 5, 2022

Local time in Croatia

The time in Croatia is 2 hours ahead of UTC and 6 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Croatia

Current time
8:18 p.m.
Daylight saving time 1 hour
Timezone Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Olson timezone name Europe/Zagreb
Time difference 6 hours ahead of Ashburn
  2 hours ahead of UTC

Croatia Daylight Saving time (DST)

Croatia uses Daylight Savings time. In the table below you can find out when DST begins and when DST ends in Croatia.

DST Started 2022 March 27, 2022
Forward 1 hour
DST Ends 2022 Oct. 30, 2022
Backward 1 hour
Next DST Start 2023 March 26, 2023
Forward 1 hour


Croatia uses Central European Time CET and Central European Sumer Time CEST. CET is UTC +0100 and CEST is UTC +0200. Croatia's latitude and longitude is 45° 10' N and 15° 30' E. Therefore an one hour offset between CET and UTC is perfect for Croatia and the use of daylight savings time is not surprising.

Important cities in

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