Local time in Zimbabwe
The time in Zimbabwe is 2 hours ahead of UTC. The timezone in Zimbabwe is Central Africa Time (CAT). Zimbabwe is not using Daylight Saving Time (DST).
Details for the time in Zimbabwe
|Time zone||Central Africa Time (CAT)|
|IANA time zone||Africa/Harare|
|Your time difference||2 hours ahead of UTC|
|UTC time difference||UTC+2
2 hours ahead of UTC
Zimbabwe Daylight Saving Time (DST)
Zimbabwe is not using Daylight Saving Time.
Zimbabwe uses Central Africa Time CAT. CAT is UTC +0200. Zimbabwe's latitude and longitude is 20° 0' S and 30° 0 ' E. Therefore being two hours ahead of UTC is perfect for Zimbabwe. Because of its low latitude Zimbabwe has no use for daylight savings time. The country isn’t very big, it takes the sun just half an hours to travel from the east to the west of the country.