AWST – Australian Western Standard Time / Western Standard Time (Standard Time)
Also known as: WST – Western Standard Time, WAT – Western Australia Time
This time zone is often called Western Standard Time.
Email time zone indicator: +0800
An email sent from someone in the Australian Western Standard Time (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 Australian Western Standard Time, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).
Where and when is AWST observed?
Australian states/territories using AWST all year
- Western Australia
Time zones by continent/region
- Central America
- Indian Ocean
- North America
- South America
AWST time now
Saturday, January 31, 2015
- UTC Offset: UTC +8:00
- 13 hours ahead of New York
Find current time and time zone by city
Australia – Perth (All Year)