Current time in Iran


10:04 p.m.
May 28, 2020

Local time in Iran

The time in Iran is 4 hours and 30 minutes ahead of UTC and 8 hours and 30 minutes ahead of Ashburn. There is daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Iran

Current time
10:04 p.m.
Daylight saving time 1 hour
Timezone Asia/Tehran (+0430)
Olson timezone name Asia/Tehran
Time difference 8 hours and 30 minutes ahead of Ashburn
  4 hours and 30 minutes ahead of UTC

Iran Daylight Saving time (DST)

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

DST Started 2020 March 20, 2020
Forward 1 hour
DST Ends 2020 Sept. 20, 2020
Backward 1 hour
Next DST Start 2121 March 21, 2021
Forward 1 hour


Iran uses Iran Standard Time IRST and Iran Daylight Time IRDT. IRST is UTC +0330 and IRDT is UTC +0430. Iran’s time zones are exceptions, most time zone are offset to UTC by a number of whole hours. However, Iran's latitude and longitude is 32° 00' N and 53° 00' E. Therefore a UTC +0330 is perfect for Iran.

Important cities in Iran

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