AKDT – Alaska Daylight Time (Daylight Saving Time)
Also known as: ADST – Alaska Daylight Saving Time
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: AKST (Alaska Standard Time).
Email Time Zone Indicator: -0800
An email sent from someone in the Alaska Daylight Time (AKDT) time zone will have the time zone listed as "-0800" in the headers of the email. (However, "-0800" does not have to be in Alaska Daylight Time, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).
Where and When is AKDT Observed?
Other Time Zones in UTC -8
Some time zones exist that have the same offset as AKDT, but can be found under a different name:
Time zones by continent/region
- Central America
- Indian Ocean
- North America
- South America
AKDT time now
Thursday, April 27, 2017
- AKDT will be observed in Anchorage until Nov 5, 2017 at 2:00 am
- UTC Offset: UTC -8
- 4 hours behind Washington DC
Find current time and time zone by city
USA – Anchorage (Summer)
Related time zones
AKST – Alaska Standard Time (Standard Time)