Current time in Macedonia


12:40 p.m.
Oct. 4, 2022

Local time in Macedonia

The time in Macedonia is 2 hours ahead of UTC and 6 hours ahead of Ashburn. The current timezone in Macedonia is Central European Summer Time (CEST). Macedonia is currently observing Daylight Saving Time (DST) also known as summer time. Daylight Saving Time in Macedonia ends at Oct. 29, 2022.

Details for the time in Macedonia

Current time
12:40 p.m.
Time zone Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Standard timezone: Central European Time (CET)
IANA time zone Europe/Skopje
Your time difference 6 hours ahead of Ashburn
UTC time difference UTC+2
2 hours ahead of UTC

Macedonia Daylight Saving Time (DST)

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

DST started at March 26, 2022
Sets the clock forward 1 hour
DST is ending at Oct. 29, 2022
Sets the clock back 1 hour
Next DST starts at March 25, 2023
Sets the clock forward 1 hour


Macedonia uses Central European Time CET and Central European Sumer Time CEST. CET is UTC +0100 and CEST is UTC +0200. Macedonia's latitude and longitude is 41° 50' N and 22° 00' E. Therefore a two hour offset between UTC and CET is suitable for Macedonia and the use of daylight savings time is not surprising.

Important cities in Macedonia

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

Time in Macedonia