Current time in Syria


12:44 a.m.
Jan. 18, 2022

Local time in Syria

The time in Syria is 2 hours ahead of UTC and 7 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Syria

Current time
12:44 a.m.
Timezone Eastern European Time (EET)
Olson timezone name Asia/Damascus
Time difference 7 hours ahead of Ashburn
  2 hours ahead of UTC

Syria Daylight Saving time (DST)

Syria uses Daylight Savings time. In the table below you can find out when DST begins and when DST ends in Syria.

DST Started 2021 March 25, 2021
Forward 1 hour
DST Ends 2022 Oct. 27, 2022
Backward 1 hour
Next DST Start 2022 March 24, 2022
Forward 1 hour


Syria uses Eastern European Time EET and Eastern European Summer Time EEST. EET is UTC +0200 and EEST is UTC +0300. Syria's latitude and longitude is 35° 00' N and 38° 00' E. Therefore being two hours ahead of UTC is very suitable for Syria.

Important cities in Syria

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