Time Zone Currently Being Used in China
|Offset||Time Zone Abbreviation & Name||Example City||Current Time|
|UTC +8||CST||China Standard Time||Beijing||Thu, 9:01:55 pm|
Only 1 Time Zone in China
China uses 1 official time zone, China Standard Time (CST), which is 8 hours ahead of UTC. In China, the time zone is known as Beijing Time.
In Xinjiang, China's westernmost region, the Uyghur population unofficially uses a different local time known as Xinjiang Time or Ürümqi Time, which is 2 hours behind CST.
China observes China Standard Time all year. There are no Daylight Saving Time clock changes.
Time Zones Being Used in Dependencies of China
|Offset||Time Zone Abbreviation & Name||Dependency||Type||Current Time|
|UTC +8||HKT||Hong Kong Time||Hong Kong||Special Administrative Region||Thu, 9:01:55 pm|
|CST||China Standard Time||Macau||Special Administrative Region||Thu, 9:01:55 pm|
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9:0155pmThursday, February 22, 2018