Current time in Zimbabwe


10:30 p.m.
July 6, 2022

Local time in Zimbabwe

The time in Zimbabwe 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 Zimbabwe

Current time
10:30 p.m.
Timezone Central Africa Time (CAT)
Olson timezone name Africa/Harare
Time difference 6 hours ahead of Ashburn
  2 hours ahead of UTC

Zimbabwe Daylight Saving time (DST)

Zimbabwe does not observe daylight savings.


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.

Important cities in

has several timezones, the current time in some important cities in is shown below.