Current time in Republic of the Congo

Republic of the Congo

8:35 p.m.
June 4, 2020

Local time in Republic of the Congo

The time in Republic of the Congo is 1 hour ahead of UTC and 5 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Republic of the Congo

Current time
8:35 p.m.
Timezone West Africa Time (WAT)
Olson timezone name Africa/Brazzaville
Time difference 5 hours ahead of Ashburn
  1 hour ahead of UTC

Republic of the Congo Daylight Saving time (DST)

Republic of the Congo does not observe daylight savings.

Republic of the Congo

The Republic of the Congo uses West Africa Time WAT. WAT is UTC +0100. Congo's latitude and longitude is 0° 00' N and 15° 00 ' E . Therefore the one hours offset between UTC and WAT is exactly as expected. Because the equator runs through Congo the length of the days will be close to constant all year round. It’s therefore no surprise Congo doesn’t use daylight savings time.

Important cities in Republic of the Congo

The current time in some important cities in Republic of the Congo is shown below.