Current time in Macao


11:44 a.m.
Sept. 24, 2023

Local time in Macao

The time in Macao is 8 hours ahead of UTC and 6 hours ahead of Amsterdam. The timezone in Macao is China Standard Time (CST). Macao is not using Daylight Saving Time (DST) but used to in the past. The last DST transition was in 1979.

Details for the time in Macao

Current time
11:44 a.m.
Time zone China Standard Time (CST)
IANA time zone Asia/Macau
Your time difference 6 hours ahead of Amsterdam
UTC time difference UTC+8
8 hours ahead of UTC

Macao Daylight Saving Time (DST)

Macao is not using Daylight Saving Time.


Macau is a special administrative regions of the People's Republic of China. Macau observes China Standard Time CST. CST is UTC +0800. Macau’s latitude and longitude is 22° 11' N and 113° 32' E. Therefore CST is suitable for Macau. Time wise they are a bit lucky. China is one time zone and very big. Many parts of China are geographically is the wrong time zone.

Important cities in Macao

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

Time in Macao