Local time in Somalia
The time in Somalia is 3 hours ahead of UTC and 1 hour ahead of Amsterdam. The timezone in Somalia is Eastern Africa Time (EAT). Somalia is not using Daylight Saving Time (DST) but used to in the past. The last DST transition was in 1942.
Details for the time in Somalia
|Time zone||Eastern Africa Time (EAT)|
|IANA time zone||Africa/Mogadishu|
|Your time difference||1 hour ahead of Amsterdam|
|UTC time difference||UTC+3
3 hours ahead of UTC
Somalia Daylight Saving Time (DST)
Somalia is not using Daylight Saving Time.
Somalia uses Eastern Africa Time EAT. EAT is UTC +0300. Somalia's latitude and longitude is 10° 00' N and 49° 00' E. Therefore being three hours ahead of UTC is very suitable for Somalia and not at all surprising. Neither is the fact the country doesn’t observe daylight savings time.