Current time in Chicago


3:15 a.m.
May 28, 2020

Local time in Chicago

The time in Chicago is 5 hours behind UTC and 1 hour behind Ashburn. There is daylightsaving in effect at the moment.

Details for the time in Chicago

Current time
3:15 a.m.
Daylight saving time 1 hour
Timezone Central Daylight Time (CDT)
Olson timezone name America/Chicago
Time difference 1 hour behind Ashburn
  5 hours behind UTC

Chicago Daylight Saving time (DST)

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

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