Current time in Sweden

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Ashburn
4:46 p.m.
June 16, 2019
Sweden
10:46 p.m.
June 16, 2019

Local time in Sweden

The time in Sweden is 2.0 hours ahead of UTC and 6.0 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Sweden

Current time
10:46 p.m.
Daylight saving time 1.0 hour
Timezone Central European Summer Time (CEST)
Olson timezone name Europe/Stockholm
Time difference 6.0 hours ahead of Ashburn
  2.0 hours ahead of UTC

Sweden daylight saving time (DST)

DST Started March 31, 2019
Forward 1 hour
DST Ends Oct. 27, 2019
Backward 1 hour
Next DST Start March 29, 2020
Forward 1 hour

More about the time in Sweden

Sweden uses Central European Time CET and Central European Sumer Time CEST. CET is UTC +0100 and CEST is UTC +0200. Sweden's latitude and longitude is 62° 00' N and 15° 00' E. Therefore being one hour ahead of UTC is perfect for Sweden. The country does observe daylight savings time. This is especially useful for the South of the country. In the North there is enough light during summer without it.

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