Current time in Fiji


7:57 a.m.
Sept. 20, 2021

Local time in Fiji

The time in Fiji is 12 hours ahead of UTC and 16 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Fiji

Current time
7:57 a.m.
Timezone Pacific/Fiji (+12)
Olson timezone name Pacific/Fiji
Time difference 16 hours ahead of Ashburn
  12 hours ahead of UTC

Fiji Daylight Saving time (DST)

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

DST Started 2020 Dec. 19, 2020
Forward 1 hour
DST Ends 2022 Jan. 15, 2022
Backward 1 hour
Next DST Start 2021 Nov. 13, 2021
Forward 1 hour


Fiji uses Fiji Time FJT and Fiji Summer Time FJST. FJT is UTC +1200 and FJST +1300. Fiji's latitude and longitude is 18° 00' S and 179 ° 00' E. Greenwich and Fiji are on opposite sides of the world. Therefore the 12 hours offset between FJT and UTC is not surprising. Fiji’s latitude is relatively low for a country using daylight savings time. The country only has a small need for daylight savings time and they use it only a few months of the year.

Important cities in Fiji

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