Current time in Senegal


5:20 p.m.
Jan. 23, 2021

Local time in Senegal

The time in Senegal is has the same time as UTC and 5 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Senegal

Current time
5:20 p.m.
Timezone Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)
Olson timezone name Africa/Dakar
Time difference 5 hours ahead of Ashburn
  same time as UTC

Senegal Daylight Saving time (DST)

Senegal does not observe daylight savings.


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.