Current time in Djibouti


4:05 p.m.
Oct. 3, 2023

Local time in Djibouti

The time in Djibouti is 3 hours ahead of UTC. The timezone in Djibouti is Eastern Africa Time (EAT). Djibouti is not using Daylight Saving Time (DST) but used to in the past. The last DST transition was in 1942.

Details for the time in Djibouti

Current time
4:05 p.m.
Time zone Eastern Africa Time (EAT)
IANA time zone Africa/Djibouti
Your time difference 3 hours ahead of UTC
UTC time difference UTC+3
3 hours ahead of UTC

Djibouti Daylight Saving Time (DST)

Djibouti is not using Daylight Saving Time.


Djibouti uses East Africa Time EAT. EAT is UTC +0300. Djibouti 's latitude and longitude is 11° 30' N and 43° 00' E. Therefore a three hours offset between EAT and UTC is exactly as you would expect. Because of its location not far north of the equator Djibouti has no use for daylight savings time.

Important cities in Djibouti

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

Time in Djibouti