Time zones in Africa

Move your cursor above that African country you want to see current time for and click to view time zone and your actual time details.

Scroll with your mouse to zoom, or use zoom buttons on the left side of the map. For Google Street View pull that small yellow man from the left side on the Africa map.

The following table lists the African time zone abbreviations.

Abbreviation Full name Other abbreviations Time zone
CAT Central Africa Time UTC + 2 hours
CET Central European Time MEZ UTC + 1 hour
CVT Cape Verde Time UTC – 1 hour
EAT Eastern Africa Time UTC + 3 hours
EEST Eastern European Summer Time UTC + 3 hours
EET Eastern European Time UTC + 2 hours
GMT Greenwich Mean Time UTC
MUT Mauritius Time UTC + 4 hours
RET Reunion Time UTC + 4 hours
SAST South Africa Standard Time UTC + 2 hours
SCT Seychelles Time UTC + 4 hours
WAST West Africa Summer Time UTC + 2 hours
WAT West Africa Time UTC + 1 hour
WEST Western European Summer Time WESZ UTC + 1 hour
WET Western European Time UTC
WST Western Sahara Summer Time UTC + 1 hour
WT Western Sahara Standard Time UTC

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