Current time in Poland


12:30 p.m.
March 25, 2023

Local time in Poland

The time in Poland is 1 hour ahead of UTC. The current timezone in Poland is Central European Time (CET). Poland is currently observing Standard Time (DST) also known as winter time. Daylight Saving Time in Poland starts at March 26, 2023.

Details for the time in Poland

Current time
12:30 p.m.
Time zone Central European Time (CET)
DST: Central European Summer Time (CEST)
IANA time zone Europe/Warsaw
Your time difference 1 hour ahead of UTC
UTC time difference UTC+1
1 hour ahead of UTC

Poland Daylight Saving Time (DST)

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

Last DST ended at Oct. 30, 2022
Sets the clock back 1 hour
Next DST starts at March 26, 2023
Sets the clock forward 1 hour
DST is ending at Oct. 29, 2023
Sets the clock back 1 hour


Poland uses Central European Time CET and Central European Sumer Time CEST. CET is UTC +0100 and CEST is UTC +0200. Poland's latitude and longitude is 52° 00' N and 20° 00' E . Therefore being one hour ahead UTC is very suitable for Poland. Considering its high latitude it is no surprise the country observes daylight savings time.

Important cities in Poland

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

Time in Poland