Current time in French Southern Territories

French Southern Territories

2:22 a.m.
June 5, 2020

Local time in French Southern Territories

The time in French Southern Territories is 5 hours ahead of UTC and 9 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in French Southern Territories

Current time
2:22 a.m.
Timezone Indian/Kerguelen (+05)
Olson timezone name Indian/Kerguelen
Time difference 9 hours ahead of Ashburn
  5 hours ahead of UTC

French Southern Territories Daylight Saving time (DST)

French Southern Territories does not observe daylight savings.

French Southern Territories

The French Southern and Antarctic Lands use French Southern and Antarctic Time TFT. TFT is UTC +0500. French Southern and Antarctic Lands latitude and longitude is 49° 15' S and 69° 35' E. Therefore a five hours offset between TFT and UTC is not surprising. The French Southern and Antarctic Lands don’t use daylight savings time. This might surprise you because of its high latitude. The length of the days is heavily affected by the season. However there is no permanent civilian population on the French Southern and Antarctic Lands and therefore no need for daylight savings time.

Important cities in French Southern Territories

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