Current time in Turkey


10:21 p.m.
July 5, 2022

Local time in Turkey

The time in Turkey is 3 hours ahead of UTC and 7 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Turkey

Current time
10:21 p.m.
Timezone Europe/Istanbul (+03)
Olson timezone name Europe/Istanbul
Time difference 7 hours ahead of Ashburn
  3 hours ahead of UTC

Turkey Daylight Saving time (DST)

Turkey does not observe daylight savings.


Turkey uses Eastern European Time EET and Eastern European Summer Time EEST. EET is UTC +0200 and EEST is UTC +0300. Turkey is big for a European country. The East of the country is close to 45° E and the longitude of Turkey’s western border is 26° E. Therefore UTC +0200 is a suitable time zone for Turkey. However he sun rises early in the east of Turkey.

Important cities in

has several timezones, the current time in some important cities in is shown below.