African time zones:

CET – Central European Time

Current time in Algiers

Saturday, August 30, 2014 at 3:31:53 PM CET

Algiers is on CET all of year 2014

Find local time and time zone for a location

We recommend looking up by location name, not time zone name.

Time zone offset: UTC + 1 hour

CET is 1 hour ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC)

Time zone abbreviations: CET, MEZ

Full name is Central European Time
MEZ – Mitteleuropäische Zeit (German)

Email time zone indicator: +0100

An email sent from someone in the CET time zone will have the time zone listed as "+0100" in the headers of the email. (However, "+0100" does not have to be in CET, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).

For actual dates DST might be observed, look at the examples below
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Where and when is CET observed?

CET is used all year

Time zone maps are under development and will be available later

Example location in CET

Other time zones in Africa

Go directly through the links below, or see the Africa time zone list

Time zones in other regions

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