Current time in Lebanon


4:09 a.m.
Jan. 22, 2021

Local time in Lebanon

The time in Lebanon is 2 hours ahead of UTC and 7 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Lebanon

Current time
4:09 a.m.
Timezone Eastern European Time (EET)
Olson timezone name Asia/Beirut
Time difference 7 hours ahead of Ashburn
  2 hours ahead of UTC

Lebanon Daylight Saving time (DST)

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

DST Started 2020 March 28, 2020
Forward 1 hour
DST Ends 2121 Oct. 30, 2021
Backward 1 hour
Next DST Start 2121 March 27, 2021
Forward 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.