Current time in Cuba


4:15 a.m.
Jan. 16, 2021

Local time in Cuba

The time in Cuba is 5 hours behind UTC and has the same time as Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Cuba

Current time
4:15 a.m.
Timezone Cuba Standard Time (CST)
Olson timezone name America/Havana
Time difference same time as Ashburn
  5 hours behind UTC

Cuba Daylight Saving time (DST)

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

DST Started 2020 March 8, 2020
Forward 1 hour
DST Ends 2121 Nov. 7, 2021
Backward 1 hour
Next DST Start 2121 March 14, 2021
Forward 1 hour


Cuba uses Cuba Daylight Time CDT and Cuba Standard Time CST. CDT is UTC -0400 and CST is UTC -0500. Cuba's latitude and longitude is 21° 30' N and 80° 00' W. Notice that Cuba’s latitude is relatively low for a country that uses daylight savings time.

Important cities in Cuba

The current time in some important cities in Cuba is shown below.