Current time in Turks and Caicos Islands

Turks and Caicos Islands

8:40 a.m.
May 28, 2020

Local time in Turks and Caicos Islands

The time in Turks and Caicos Islands is 4 hours behind UTC and has the same time as Ashburn. There is daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Turks and Caicos Islands

Current time
8:40 a.m.
Daylight saving time 1 hour
Timezone Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)
Olson timezone name America/Grand_Turk
Time difference same time as Ashburn
  4 hours behind UTC

Turks and Caicos Islands Daylight Saving time (DST)

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

DST Started 2020 March 8, 2020
Forward 1 hour
DST Ends 2020 Nov. 1, 2020
Backward 1 hour
Next DST Start 2121 March 14, 2021
Forward 1 hour

Turks and Caicos Islands

The Turks and Caicos Islands use Eastern Standard Time EST and Eastern Daylight Time EDT. EST is UTC -0500 and EDT is UTC -0400. A very suitable time zone for island located at 71° 35′ 0″ W. The Turks and Caicos Islands are tropical islands mostly used for tourism, time might be less important once on the islands.

Important cities in Turks and Caicos Islands

The current time in some important cities in Turks and Caicos Islands is shown below.