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Time Zones in Texas, United States

7:06:48 am *

Thursday, January 24, 2019

* Most of Texas

State: Texas

Abbreviation: TX

State Capital: Austin

Country: United States

Time Zones: 2


Time Zones Currently Being Used in Texas

OffsetTime Zone Abbreviation & NameExample CityCurrent Time
UTC -7MSTMountain Standard TimeEl PasoThu, 6:06:48 am
UTC -6CSTCentral Standard TimeHoustonThu, 7:06:48 am

Generalized Time Zones in Texas

Time Zone Abbreviation & NameOffsetCurrent Time
MTMountain TimeUTC -7:00 / -6:00Thu, 6:06:48 am
CTCentral TimeUTC -6:00 / -5:00Thu, 7:06:48 am

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

Time Zones Not Currently Being Observed in Texas

OffsetTime Zone Abbreviation & NameCommences
UTC -6MDTMountain Daylight TimeMar 10, 2019
UTC -5CDTCentral Daylight TimeMar 10, 2019

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

Thursday, January 24, 2019