Current time in United Kingdom

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Ashburn
4:36 p.m.
June 16, 2019
United Kingdom
9:36 p.m.
June 16, 2019

Local time in United Kingdom

The time in United Kingdom is 1.0 hour ahead of UTC and 5.0 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in United Kingdom

Current time
9:36 p.m.
Daylight saving time 1.0 hour
Timezone British Summer Time (BST)
Olson timezone name Europe/London
Time difference 5.0 hours ahead of Ashburn
  1.0 hour ahead of UTC

United Kingdom daylight saving time (DST)

DST Started March 31, 2019
Forward 1 hour
DST Ends Oct. 27, 2019
Backward 1 hour
Next DST Start March 29, 2020
Forward 1 hour

More about the time in United Kingdom

As Greenwich is a British city it is no surprise that the United Kingdom uses GMT. UTC +0000 is perfect for the United Kingdom. UK’s Latitude is 54° 00’ N meaning the country has a use for daylight savings time. During the summer British Summer Time BST is used. BST is UTC +0100.

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Map of United Kingdom