European time zones:

WEST – Western European Summer Time


WEST is only used while Daylight Saving Time is active.

During this time of year, locations on WEST are now on WET (Western European Time) instead.

Currently no cities are observing WEST

Locations going to WEST later

Current time in Lisbon: Thursday, October 30, 2014 at 12:36:58 PM WET
Lisbon will stay on WET until Sunday, March 29, 2015 going to WEST

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Time zone offset: UTC + 1 hour

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

Note that WEST is a daylight saving time/summer time zone. It is generally only used during the summer in the places listed below, during the winter WET is used instead

Time zone abbreviation: WEST

Full name is Western European Summer Time

Email time zone indicator: +0100

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

For actual dates DST might be observed, look at the examples below

Where and when is WEST observed?

European countries using WEST in the summer and WET during the winter

Time zone maps are under development and will be available later

Example location in WEST

Other time zones in Europe

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

Time zones in other regions

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