Local time in South Africa
The time in South Africa is 2 hours ahead of UTC and 6 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.
Details for the time in South Africa
|Timezone||South Africa Standard Time (SAST)|
|Olson timezone name||Africa/Johannesburg|
|Time difference||6 hours ahead of Ashburn|
|2 hours ahead of UTC|
South Africa Daylight Saving time (DST)South Africa does not observe daylight savings.
South Africa uses South Africa Standard Time SAST. SAST is UTC +0200. South Africa's latitude and longitude is 29° 00' S and 24° 00' E . Therefore being two hours ahead of UTC is very suitable for South Africa. The country isn’t very close to the equator but doesn’t observe daylight savings time.