EEST – Eastern European Summer Time (Daylight Saving Time)
Also known as: EEDT – Eastern European Daylight Time
EEST is currently only used in some regions
Europe: EEST is currently not observed because locations are on standard time and are observing EET.
Asia: Only some locations are currently on EEST because most places in this time zone are currently on EET.
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: EET (Eastern European Time).
Email Time Zone Indicator: +0300
An email sent from someone in the Eastern European Summer Time (EEST) time zone will have the time zone listed as "+0300" in the headers of the email. (However, "+0300" does not have to be in Eastern European Summer Time, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).
Where and When is EEST Observed?
European countries using EEST in the summer and EET in the winter:
Asian countries/territories using EEST in the summer and EET in the winter:
- Gaza Strip
- West Bank
Other Time Zones in UTC +3
Some time zones exist that have the same offset as EEST, but can be found under a different name:
EEST time now
Only used in some regions
Monday, December 5, 2016
- EEST will be observed in Beirut starting from Mar 26, 2017 at 12:00 am
- EEST will be observed in Bucharest starting from Mar 26, 2017 at 3:00 am
- UTC Offset: UTC +3
- 8 hours ahead of Washington DC
Find current time and time zone by city
OESZ – Osteuropäische Sommerzeit (German)
Related time zones
EET – Eastern European Time (Standard Time)
Time Zone Map with DST
Time zones by continent/region
- Central America
- Indian Ocean
- North America
- South America