Time zones in South America

The following table lists the South American time zone abbreviations, click on the time zone links for more information about individual time zones and where they are used.

AbbreviationFull nameOther abbreviationsTime zone
AMSTAmazon Summer TimeUTC - 3 hours
AMTAmazon TimeUTC - 4 hours
ARTArgentina TimeUTC - 3 hours
BOTBolivia TimeUTC - 4 hours
BRSTBrasilia Summer TimeUTC - 2 hours
BRTBrasília timeUTC - 3 hours
CLSTChile Summer TimeUTC - 3 hours
CLTChile Standard TimeUTC - 4 hours
COTColombia TimeUTC - 5 hours
ECTEcuador TimeUTC - 5 hours
FKSTFalkland Islands Summer TimeUTC - 3 hours
FKTFalkland Island TimeUTC - 4 hours
FNTFernando de Noronha TimeUTC - 2 hours
GFTFrench Guiana TimeUTC - 3 hours
GYTGuyana TimeUTC - 4 hours
PETPeru TimeUTC - 5 hours
PYSTParaguay Summer TimeUTC - 3 hours
PYTParaguay TimeUTC - 4 hours
SRTSuriname TimeUTC - 3 hours
UYSTUruguay Summer TimeUTC - 2 hours
UYTUruguay TimeUTC - 3 hours
VETVenezuelan Standard TimeHLVUTC - 4:30 hours

Time zones in other regions

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