Local time in Turkey
The time in Turkey is 3 hours ahead of UTC and 8 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.
Details for the time in Turkey
|Olson timezone name||Europe/Istanbul|
|Time difference||8 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.