Current time in Taiwan


3:40 a.m.
Sept. 20, 2021

Local time in Taiwan

The time in Taiwan is 8 hours ahead of UTC and 12 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Taiwan

Current time
3:40 a.m.
Timezone China Standard Time (CST)
Olson timezone name Asia/Taipei
Time difference 12 hours ahead of Ashburn
  8 hours ahead of UTC

Taiwan Daylight Saving time (DST)

Taiwan does not observe daylight savings.


Taiwan uses China Standard Time CST. CST is UTC +0800. Taiwan's latitude and longitude is 25° 03' N and 121° 30 'W. Therefore being eight hours ahead of UTC is perfect for Taiwan. Taiwan is Lucky, a big part of the China Standard Time Zone isn’t close to 120° W.

Important cities in Taiwan

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