Current time in Gibraltar


12:55 p.m.
May 21, 2024

Local time in Gibraltar

The time in Gibraltar is 2 hours ahead of UTC and 6 hours ahead of Ashburn. The current timezone in Gibraltar is Central European Summer Time (CEST). Gibraltar is currently observing Daylight Saving Time (DST) also known as summer time. Daylight Saving Time in Gibraltar ends at Oct. 26, 2024.

Details for the time in Gibraltar

Current time
12:55 p.m.
Time zone Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Standard timezone: Central European Time (CET)
IANA time zone Europe/Gibraltar
Your time difference 6 hours ahead of Ashburn
UTC time difference UTC+2
2 hours ahead of UTC

Gibraltar Daylight Saving Time (DST)

Gibraltar uses Daylight Saving Time. In the table below you can find out when DST begins and when DST ends in Gibraltar.

DST started at March 30, 2024
Sets the clock forward 1 hour
DST is ending at Oct. 26, 2024
Sets the clock back 1 hour
Next DST starts at March 29, 2025
Sets the clock forward 1 hour


Gibraltar uses Central European Time EET and Central European Summer Time EEST. EET is UTC +0100 and CEST is UTC + 0200. Gibraltar's latitude and longitude is 36° 8' N and only 5° 21' W. Therefore an one hour offset between CET and UTC means the sun rises a bit late in Gibraltar.

Important cities in Gibraltar

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

Time in Gibraltar