Current time in Faroe Islands

Faroe Islands

9:52 p.m.
Sept. 19, 2021

Local time in Faroe Islands

The time in Faroe Islands is 1 hour ahead of UTC and 5 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Faroe Islands

Current time
9:52 p.m.
Daylight saving time 1 hour
Timezone Western European Summer Time (WEST)
Olson timezone name Atlantic/Faroe
Time difference 5 hours ahead of Ashburn
  1 hour ahead of UTC

Faroe Islands Daylight Saving time (DST)

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

DST Started 2021 March 28, 2021
Forward 1 hour
DST Ends 2021 Oct. 31, 2021
Backward 1 hour
Next DST Start 2022 March 27, 2022
Forward 1 hour

Faroe Islands

The Faroe Islands use Western European Time WET and Western European Summer Time WEST. WET is UTC +0000 and WEST is UTC +0100. The Faroe Island’s latitude and longitude is 62° 00' N and 06° 47' E. It’s an archipelago between the Norwegian Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean. Being located this far north the length of the days on the Faroe Islands is heavily affected by the seasons. The use of daylight savings time of the Faroe Islands is therefore no surprise.

Important cities in Faroe Islands

The current time in some important cities in Faroe Islands is shown below.