Current time in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia

9:46 a.m.
May 28, 2020

Local time in Saudi Arabia

The time in Saudi Arabia is 3 hours ahead of UTC and 7 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Saudi Arabia

Current time
9:46 a.m.
Timezone Asia/Riyadh (+03)
Olson timezone name Asia/Riyadh
Time difference 7 hours ahead of Ashburn
  3 hours ahead of UTC

Saudi Arabia Daylight Saving time (DST)

Saudi Arabia does not observe daylight savings.

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia uses Arabia Standard Time AST. AST is UTC +0300. Saudi Arabia’s latitude and longitude is 24° 0′ N and 45° 0′ E. Therefore being three hours ahead of UTC is perfect for Saudi Arabia. Saudi Arabia’s latitude is not very high. Because of this the country has no big use for daylight savings time.

Important cities in Saudi Arabia

The current time in some important cities in Saudi Arabia is shown below.