Current time in French Guiana

French Guiana

7:22 p.m.
Jan. 17, 2022

Local time in French Guiana

The time in French Guiana is 3 hours behind UTC and 2 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in French Guiana

Current time
7:22 p.m.
Timezone America/Cayenne (-03)
Olson timezone name America/Cayenne
Time difference 2 hours ahead of Ashburn
  3 hours behind UTC

French Guiana Daylight Saving time (DST)

French Guiana does not observe daylight savings.

French Guiana

French Guiana uses French Guiana Time GFT. GFT is UTC -0300. French Guiana’s latitude and longitude is 4° 00' N and 53° 00' W. Therefore a three hours offset between UTC and GFT is not surprising. Neither is the fact that there is no daylight savings time on French Guiana. Because the country is not far north of the equator the length of the days is close to constant all year.

Important cities in French Guiana

The current time in some important cities in French Guiana is shown below.