Current time in Haiti


6:56 a.m.
Sept. 25, 2020

Local time in Haiti

The time in Haiti is 4 hours behind UTC and has the same time as Ashburn. There is daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Haiti

Current time
6:56 a.m.
Daylight saving time 1 hour
Timezone Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
Olson timezone name America/Port-au-Prince
Time difference same time as Ashburn
  4 hours behind UTC

Haiti Daylight Saving time (DST)

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

DST Started 2020 March 8, 2020
Forward 1 hour
DST Ends 2020 Nov. 1, 2020
Backward 1 hour
Next DST Start 2121 March 14, 2021
Forward 1 hour


Haiti uses Eastern Standard Time EST and Eastern Daylight Time EDT. EST is UTC -0500 and EDT is UTC -0400. Haiti's latitude and longitude is 19° 00' N and 72° 25' W. Notice Haiti has a relatively low latitude for a country that observes daylight savings time. Haiti started using daylight savings time in 2013 when the country decided to follow the U.S. schedule.

Important cities in Haiti

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