WGST – Western Greenland Summer Time (Daylight Saving Time)
Also known as: WGST – West Greenland Summer Time
WGST is currently not used at all
North America: WGST is currently not observed because locations are on standard time and are observing WGT.
Winter Time & DST
This time zone is a daylight saving/summer time zone, in the winter some places will switch to the corresponding standard time zone: WGT (West Greenland Time).
Email time zone indicator: -0200
An email sent from someone in the Western Greenland Summer Time (WGST) time zone will have the time zone listed as "-0200" in the headers of the email. (However, "-0200" does not have to be in Western Greenland Summer Time, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).
Where and when is WGST observed?
Areas of Greenland using WGST in the summer and WGT in the winter
- Most areas (includes Nuuk/Godthåb)
Excludes Thule, Danmarkshavn, and Ittoqqortoormiit areas
Other time zones in UTC -2
Some time zones exist that have the same offset as WGST, but can be found under a different name:
Time zones by continent/region
- Central America
- Indian Ocean
- North America
- Other time standards
- South America
No locations currently on WGST
Find current time and time zone by city
Greenland – Nuuk (Summer)
Related time zones
WGT – West Greenland Time (Standard Time)