Current time in Equatorial Guinea

Equatorial Guinea

8:35 p.m.
July 6, 2022

Local time in Equatorial Guinea

The time in Equatorial Guinea is 1 hour ahead of UTC and 5 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Equatorial Guinea

Current time
8:35 p.m.
Timezone West Africa Time (WAT)
Olson timezone name Africa/Malabo
Time difference 5 hours ahead of Ashburn
  1 hour ahead of UTC

Equatorial Guinea Daylight Saving time (DST)

Equatorial Guinea does not observe daylight savings.

Equatorial Guinea

Equatorial Guinea uses West Africa Time WAT. WAT is UTC 0100. Equatorial Guinea's latitude and longitude is 2° 00' N and 10° 00' E. Therefore an one hour offset to between WAT and UTC is not surprising, neither is the fact that the country doesn’t use daylight savings time. That close to the equator the length of the days will be close to constant year round.

Important cities in

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