Current time in Lebanon


2:57 p.m.
July 13, 2024

Local time in Lebanon

The time in Lebanon is 3 hours ahead of UTC and 7 hours ahead of Ashburn. The current timezone in Lebanon is Eastern European Summer Time (EEST). Lebanon is currently observing Daylight Saving Time (DST) also known as summer time. Daylight Saving Time in Lebanon ends at Oct. 26, 2024.

Details for the time in Lebanon

Current time
2:57 p.m.
Time zone Eastern European Summer Time (EEST)
Standard timezone: Eastern European Time (EET)
IANA time zone Asia/Beirut
Your time difference 7 hours ahead of Ashburn
UTC time difference UTC+3
3 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.

DST started at March 30, 2024
Sets the clock forward 1 hour
DST is ending at Oct. 26, 2024
Sets the clock back 1 hour
Next DST starts at March 29, 2025
Sets the clock 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.

Time in Lebanon