Current time in Senegal


3:55 a.m.
Sept. 24, 2023

Local time in Senegal

The time in Senegal is the same as in UTC and 2 hours behind Amsterdam. The timezone in Senegal is Greenwich Mean Time (GMT). Senegal is not using Daylight Saving Time (DST).

Details for the time in Senegal

Current time
3:55 a.m.
Time zone Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
IANA time zone Africa/Dakar
Your time difference 2 hours behind Amsterdam
UTC time difference UTC+0
same time as UTC

Senegal Daylight Saving Time (DST)

Senegal is not using Daylight Saving Time.


Senegal uses Greenwich Mean Time GMT. GMT is UTC +0000. Senegal's latitude and longitude is 14° 00' N and 14° 00' W. Therefore geographically Senegal should be one hours ahead of UTC. Being on GMT results in a late sunrise in Senegal. The country doesn’t observe daylight savings time. Considering its latitude this isn’t surprising.

Important cities in Senegal

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

Time in Senegal