Current time in Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic

12:57 p.m.
Jan. 23, 2021

Local time in Dominican Republic

The time in Dominican Republic is 4 hours behind UTC and 1 hour ahead of Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Dominican Republic

Current time
12:57 p.m.
Timezone Atlantic Standard Time (AST)
Olson timezone name America/Santo_Domingo
Time difference 1 hour ahead of Ashburn
  4 hours behind UTC

Dominican Republic Daylight Saving time (DST)

Dominican Republic does not observe daylight savings.

Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic uses Atlantic Standard Time AST. AST is UTC -0400. The Dominican Republic's latitude and longitude is 19° 00’ N and 70° 00’ W. Therefore the four hours offset between UTC and AST results in a relatively late sunrise in the Dominican Republic. Because of its low latitude the Dominican Republic has no use for daylight savings time.

Important cities in Dominican Republic

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