Local time in Zambia
The time in Zambia is 2 hours ahead of UTC and 6 hours ahead of Ashburn. There is no daylightsaving in effect at the moment.
Details for the time in Zambia
|Timezone||Central Africa Time (CAT)|
|Olson timezone name||Africa/Lusaka|
|Time difference||6 hours ahead of Ashburn|
|2 hours ahead of UTC|
Zambia Daylight Saving time (DST)Zambia does not observe daylight savings.
Zambia uses Central Africa Time CAT. CAT is UTC +0200. Zambia's latitude and longitude is 15° 0' S and 30° 0 ' E. Therefore being two hours ahead of UTC is perfect for Zambia. Because of its low latitude Zambia has no use for daylight savings time. Zambia is a big country, it takes the sun almost an hour to “travel” from the east to the west of the country.