Current time in Montenegro


11:03 a.m.
Nov. 30, 2023

Local time in Montenegro

The time in Montenegro is 1 hour ahead of UTC and 6 hours ahead of Ashburn. The current timezone in Montenegro is Central European Time (CET). Montenegro is currently observing Standard Time (DST) also known as winter time. Daylight Saving Time in Montenegro starts at March 30, 2024.

Details for the time in Montenegro

Current time
11:03 a.m.
Time zone Central European Time (CET)
DST: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
IANA time zone Europe/Podgorica
Your time difference 6 hours ahead of Ashburn
UTC time difference UTC+1
1 hour ahead of UTC

Montenegro Daylight Saving Time (DST)

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

Last DST ended at Oct. 28, 2023
Sets the clock back 1 hour
Next DST starts at March 30, 2024
Sets the clock forward 1 hour
DST is ending at Oct. 26, 2024
Sets the clock back 1 hour


Montenegro uses Central European Time CET and Central European Sumer Time CEST. CET is UTC +0100 and CEST is UTC +0200. Montenegro's latitude and longitude is 42° 78' N and 19° 46 E. Therefore being one hour ahead of UTC is suitable for Montenegro. The sun rise is a bit early in Montenegro but not only 20 minutes. Considering its high latitude it’s no surprise the country observes daylight savings time.  

Important cities in Montenegro

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

Time in Montenegro