Current time in Paraguay


6:38 a.m.
Jan. 17, 2021

Local time in Paraguay

The time in Paraguay is 3 hours behind UTC and 2 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Paraguay

Current time
6:38 a.m.
Daylight saving time 1 hour
Timezone America/Asuncion (-03)
Olson timezone name America/Asuncion
Time difference 2 hours ahead of Ashburn
  3 hours behind UTC

Paraguay Daylight Saving time (DST)

Paraguay uses Daylight Savings time. In the table below you can find out when DST begins and when DST ends in Paraguay.

DST Started 2020 Oct. 4, 2020
Forward 1 hour
DST Ends 2121 March 28, 2021
Backward 1 hour
Next DST Start 2121 Oct. 3, 2021
Forward 1 hour


Paraguay uses Paraguay Time PYT. PYT is UTC -0400. Paraguay's latitude and longitude is 23° 00' S and 58° 00' W. Therefore being four hours behind UTC is close to perfect for Paraguay. There is no daylight savings time in the country, because of its latitude Paraguay has no big need for it.

Important cities in Paraguay

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