Asian time zones:

IST – Israel Standard Time

Important

Important

Currently no cities are observing IST

Locations going to IST later

Current time in Jerusalem: Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 5:06:56 AM IDT
Jerusalem will stay on IDT until Sunday, October 26, 2014 going to IST

Find local time and time zone for a location

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

Time zone offset: UTC + 2 hours

IST is 2 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC)

Note that during summer daylight saving time/summer time is observed, and IDT is used instead.

Time zone abbreviation: IST

Full name is Israel Standard Time

Email time zone indicator: +0200

An email sent from someone in the IST time zone will have the time zone listed as "+0200" in the headers of the email. (However, "+0200" does not have to be in IST, 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 IST observed?

IST is used all year

Countries using IST in the winter and IDT during the summer

Time zone maps are under development and will be available later

Example location in IST

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