Current time in Lebanon


March 25, 2023

Local time in Lebanon

The time in Lebanon is 2 hours ahead of UTC. The current timezone in Lebanon is Eastern European Time (EET). Lebanon is currently observing Standard Time (DST) also known as winter time. Daylight Saving Time in Lebanon starts at March 25, 2023.

Details for the time in Lebanon

Current time
Time zone Eastern European Time (EET)
DST: Eastern European Summer Time (EEST)
IANA time zone Asia/Beirut
Your time difference 2 hours ahead of UTC
UTC time difference UTC+2
2 hours ahead of UTC

Lebanon Daylight Saving Time (DST)

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

Last DST ended at Oct. 29, 2022
Sets the clock back 1 hour
Next DST starts at March 25, 2023
Sets the clock forward 1 hour
DST is ending at Oct. 28, 2023
Sets the clock back 1 hour


Lebanon uses Eastern European Time EET and Eastern European Summer Time EEST. EET is UTC +0200 and EEST is UTC +0300. Lebanon’s latitude and longitude is 34° 00'N and 36° 00' E. Therefore a two hours offset between UTC and EET is very suitable for Lebanon and the fact that the country uses daylight savings time is not surprising.

Important cities in Lebanon

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

Time in Lebanon