Timezones in Africa

Move your cursor above that African area 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.

AbbreviationFull nameOther abbreviationsTimezone
CATCentral Africa Time UTC + 2 hours
CETCentral European TimeMEZUTC + 1 hour
CVTCape Verde Time UTC – 1 hour
EATEastern Africa Time UTC + 3 hours
EESTEastern European Summer Time UTC + 3 hours
EETEastern European Time UTC + 2 hours
GMTGreenwich Mean Time UTC
MUTMauritius Time UTC + 4 hours
RETReunion Time UTC + 4 hours
SASTSouth Africa Standard Time UTC + 2 hours
SCTSeychelles Time UTC + 4 hours
WASTWest Africa Summer Time UTC + 2 hours
WATWest Africa Time UTC + 1 hour
WESTWestern European Summer TimeWESZUTC + 1 hour
WETWestern European Time UTC
WSTWestern Sahara Summer Time UTC + 1 hour
WTWestern Sahara Standard Time UTC

Timezones in other regions