Current time in Ireland


11:10 a.m.
March 25, 2023

Local time in Ireland

The time in Ireland is the same as in UTC and 1 hour behind Amsterdam. The current timezone in Ireland is Greenwich Mean Time (GMT). Ireland is currently observing Daylight Saving Time (DST) also known as summer time. Daylight Saving Time in Ireland ends at March 26, 2023.

Details for the time in Ireland

Current time
11:10 a.m.
Time zone Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
Standard timezone: Irish Standard Time (IST)
IANA time zone Europe/Dublin
Your time difference 1 hour behind Amsterdam
UTC time difference UTC+0
same time as UTC

Ireland Daylight Saving Time (DST)

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

DST started at Oct. 30, 2022
Sets the clock forward 1 hour
DST is ending at March 26, 2023
Sets the clock back 1 hour
Next DST starts at Oct. 29, 2023
Sets the clock forward 1 hour


Ireland uses Irish Standard Time IST and Greenwich Mean Time GMT. IST is UTC +0100 and GMT is UTC +0000. GMT is used during the winter, Irish Standard Time is Irish Summer Time. Ireland’s latitude and longitude is 53° 00’N and 8° 00’W. This far north the use of daylight savings time is not surprising. Geographical Irelands time zone should be UTC +0030, just between GMT and IST.

Important cities in Ireland

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

Time in Ireland