Current time in Uruguay


12:09 p.m.
Oct. 3, 2023

Local time in Uruguay

The time in Uruguay is 3 hours behind UTC. The timezone in Uruguay is Uruguay Time (UYT). Uruguay is not using Daylight Saving Time (DST) but used to in the past. The last DST transition was in 2015.

Details for the time in Uruguay

Current time
12:09 p.m.
Time zone Uruguay Time (UYT)
IANA time zone America/Montevideo
Your time difference 3 hours behind UTC
UTC time difference UTC-3
3 hours behind UTC

Uruguay Daylight Saving Time (DST)

Uruguay is not using Daylight Saving Time.


Uruguay uses Uruguay Time UYT. UYT is UTC -0300. Uruguay's latitude and longitude is 33° 00' S and 56° 00' W. Therefore UTC -0400 would be a better time zone for Uruguay. In June 2015 the country decided to abolish daylight savings time. In reality being three hours behind UTC already is daylight savings time for Uruguay.

Important cities in Uruguay

The current time in some important cities in Uruguay is shown below.

Time in Uruguay