Current time in Nicaragua


1:04 a.m.
May 25, 2022

Local time in Nicaragua

The time in Nicaragua is 6 hours behind UTC and 2 hours behind Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Nicaragua

Current time
1:04 a.m.
Timezone Central Standard Time (CST)
Olson timezone name America/Managua
Time difference 2 hours behind Ashburn
  6 hours behind UTC

Nicaragua Daylight Saving time (DST)

Nicaragua does not observe daylight savings.


The Republic of Nicaragua uses Central Standard Time CST. CST is UTC -0600. Nicaragua’s latitude and longitude is 12° 54′ N and 84° 55′ W. Therefore being six hours behind UTC is very suitable for Nicaragua. The country doesn’t observe daylight savings time. Considering its latitude that’s no surprise.

Important cities in

has several timezones, the current time in some important cities in is shown below.