PST – Pacific Standard Time / Pacific Time (Standard Time)
Also known as: PT – Pacific Time, NAPST – North American Pacific Standard Time
Please use the search field on the right to find the correct local time in any city.
This time zone is often called Pacific Time.
Summer Time & DST
Email Time Zone Indicator: -0800
An email sent from someone in the Pacific Standard Time (PST) time zone will have the time zone listed as "-0800" in the headers of the email. (However, "-0800" does not have to be in Pacific Standard Time, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).
Where and When is PST Observed?
U.S. states using PST in the winter and PDT in the summer:
- Idaho - western counties
Benewah, Bonner, Boundary, Clearwater, Kootenai, Latah, Lewis, Nez Perce, Shoshone and north part of Idaho
- Oregon - except most of Malheur county
Canadian provinces/territories using PST in the winter and PDT in the summer:
- British Columbia - except for some eastern communities
Mexican states using PST in the winter and PDT in the summer:
- Baja California
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:
Time zones by continent/region
- Central America
- Indian Ocean
- North America
- South America
No locations currently on PST
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PT – Tiempo del Pacífico (Spanish)
HNP – Heure Normale du Pacifique (French)
Other time zones named PST
USA – Los Angeles (Winter)
Related time zones
PDT – Pacific Daylight Time (Daylight Time)