Caribbean time zones:

CST – Cuba Standard Time

Warning

CST is currently not observed because locations are on Daylight Saving Time.

During this time of year, locations on CST are now on CDT (Cuba Daylight Time) instead.

Currently no cities are observing CST

Locations going to CST later

Current time in Havana: Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 11:12:52 PM CDT
Havana will stay on CDT until Sunday, November 2, 2014 going to CST

Find local time and time zone for a location

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

Time zone offset: UTC - 5 hours

CST is 5 hours behind of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC)

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

Time zone abbreviation: CST

Full name is Cuba Standard Time

Email time zone indicator: -0500

An email sent from someone in the CST time zone will have the time zone listed as "-0500" in the headers of the email. (However, "-0500" does not have to be in CST, 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 CST observed?

Areas using CST in the winter and CDT during the summer

Time zone maps are under development and will be available later

Example location in CST

Other time zones in Caribbean

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Time zones in other regions

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