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Time Zones in California, United States

7:02:56 am

Monday, March 8, 2021

State: California
Abbreviation: CA
State Capital: Sacramento
Country: United States
Time Zones: 1

Time Zone Currently Being Used in California

OffsetTime Zone Abbreviation & NameExample CityCurrent Time
UTC -8PSTPacific Standard TimeLos AngelesMon, 7:02:56 am

Generalized Time Zone in California

Time Zone Abbreviation & NameOffsetCurrent Time
PTPacific TimeUTC -8:00 / -7:00Mon, 7:02:56 am

Note: Local time in these time zones changes when Daylight Saving Time begins and ends.

Time Zone Not Currently Being Observed in California

OffsetTime Zone Abbreviation & NameCommences
UTC -7PDTPacific Daylight TimeMar 14, 2021

The above time zone is used during other parts of the year. It will become active again after the next clock change as Daylight Saving Time begins or ends.

Monday, March 8, 2021