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PST – Pacific Standard Time / Pacific Time (Standard Time)

Time Zone names, codes and abbreviations for Standard Time and Daylight Saving Time (DST) around the world.

Also known as: PT – Pacific Time, NAPST – North American Pacific Standard Time

Time zone map of PST
Currently observing PST.
Areas with same time currently (UTC -8).
Currently observing PST – Pacific Standard Time.
Currently has same time zone offset as PST (UTC -8) but different time zone name.

Pacific Standard Time (PST) is 8 hours behind Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). This time zone is in use during standard time in: North America.

This time zone is often called Pacific Time.

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Summer Time & DST

Some places observe daylight saving time/summer time during the summer, and therefore use PDT (Pacific Daylight Time) in the summer.

Where and When is PST Observed?

North America

U.S. states using PST in the winter and PDT in the summer:

Canadian provinces/territories using PST in the winter and PDT in the summer:

Mexican states using PST in the winter and PDT in the summer:

Other Time Zones in UTC -8

Some time zones exist that have the same offset as PST, but can be found under a different name: