Current time in Western Sahara

World  / Western Sahara

Ashburn
12:39 a.m.
June 27, 2019
Western Sahara
5:39 a.m.
June 27, 2019

Local time in Western Sahara

The time in Western Sahara 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 Western Sahara

Current time
5:39 a.m.
Daylight saving time 1.0 hour
Timezone Western European Summer Time (WEST)
Olson timezone name Africa/El_Aaiun
Time difference 5.0 hours ahead of Ashburn
  1.0 hour ahead of UTC

Western Sahara daylight saving time (DST)

DST Started June 9, 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 Western Sahara

Western Sahara uses Western European Time WET and Western European Summer Time WEST. WET is UTC +0000 and WEST is UTC +0100. The Western Sahara consists mostly of desert flatland with few inhabitants. The longitude of the Western Sahara is 15° W. Therefore geographically in the wrong time zone. UTC -0100 would be better.

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Map of Western Sahara