Local time in Taiwan
The time in Taiwan is 8 hours ahead of UTC. The timezone in Taiwan is China Standard Time (CST). Taiwan is not using Daylight Saving Time (DST) but used to in the past. The last DST transition was in 1979.
Details for the time in Taiwan
|Time zone||China Standard Time (CST)|
|IANA time zone||Asia/Taipei|
|Your time difference||8 hours ahead of UTC|
|UTC time difference||UTC+8
8 hours ahead of UTC
Taiwan Daylight Saving Time (DST)
Taiwan is not using Daylight Saving Time.
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.