Australian time zones:

AWST – Australian Western Standard Time

Current time in Perth

Saturday, August 2, 2014 at 3:25:01 PM AWST

Perth is on AWST 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 + 8 hours

AWST is 8 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC)

Time zone abbreviation: AWST

Full name is Australian Western Standard Time

Email time zone indicator: +0800

An email sent from someone in the AWST time zone will have the time zone listed as "+0800" in the headers of the email. (However, "+0800" does not have to be in AWST, 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 AWST observed?

AWST is used all year

Time zone maps are under development and will be available later

Example location in AWST

Other time zones in Australia

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

Time zones in other regions

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