Current time in Guatemala


1:31 a.m.
Oct. 28, 2021

Local time in Guatemala

The time in Guatemala is 6 hours behind UTC and 2 hours behind Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Guatemala

Current time
1:31 a.m.
Timezone Central Standard Time (CST)
Olson timezone name America/Guatemala
Time difference 2 hours behind Ashburn
  6 hours behind UTC

Guatemala Daylight Saving time (DST)

Guatemala does not observe daylight savings.


Guatemala uses Central Standard Time CST. CST is UTC +0600. Guatemala's latitude and longitude is 15° 30' N and 90° 00' W. Therefore a six hours offset between CST and UTC is perfect for Guatemala. Guatemala doesn’t use daylight savings time. Because of its low latitude the country has no use for it.

Important cities in Guatemala

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