Also known as: AT – Alaska Time
No locations currently on AKST. Would you like to see AKDT?
North America: AKST is currently not observed because locations are on summer time / daylight saving time and are observing AKDT.
Please use the search field on the right to find the correct local time in any city.
Alaska Standard Time (AKST) is 9 hours behind Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). This time zone is in use during standard time in: North America.
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Summer Time & DST
Some places observe daylight saving time/summer time during the summer, and therefore use AKDT (Alaska Daylight Time) in the summer.
Where and When is AKST Observed?
U.S. states using AKST in the winter and AKDT in the summer:
- Alaska - most, except Aleutian Islands west of 169.30 West (which use HAST/HADT)
Other Time Zones in UTC -9
Some time zones exist that have the same offset as AKST, but can be found under a different name: