Current time in Czech Republic

Czech Republic

2:41 p.m.
May 28, 2020

Local time in Czech Republic

The time in Czech Republic 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 Czech Republic

Current time
2:41 p.m.
Daylight saving time 1 hour
Timezone Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Olson timezone name Europe/Prague
Time difference 6 hours ahead of Ashburn
  2 hours ahead of UTC

Czech Republic Daylight Saving time (DST)

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

DST Started 2020 March 29, 2020
Forward 1 hour
DST Ends 2020 Oct. 25, 2020
Backward 1 hour
Next DST Start 2121 March 28, 2021
Forward 1 hour

Czech Republic

Czech Republic uses Central European Time CET and Central European Sumer Time CEST. CET is UTC +0100 and CEST is UTC +0200. The Czech Republic's latitude and longitude is 49° 45' N and 15° 30' E. Therefore being one hour ahead of UTC is perfect for the country. Considering the high latitude of the country the use of daylight savings time in the Czech Republic is not surprising.

Important cities in Czech Republic

The current time in some important cities in Czech Republic is shown below.