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PYST – Paraguay Summer Time (Daylight Saving Time)

Paraguay Summer Time Note:

South America: PYST is currently not observed since DST isn't active. Locations are currently observing PYT instead.

Time zone map of PYST
No locations currently on PYST.
Observes PYST part of the year.
Areas with same time currently (UTC -3:00).
No locations are currently on PYST – Paraguay Summer Time.
Observes PYST – Paraguay Summer Time part of the year, but not currently.
Currently has same time zone offset as PYST (UTC -3:00) but different time zone name.

Paraguay Summer Time (PYST) is 3 hours behind Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). This time zone is a DST (daylight saving time) time zone and is used in: South America.

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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: PYT (Paraguay Time).

Email time zone indicator: -0300

An email sent from someone in the Paraguay Summer Time (PYST) time zone will have the time zone listed as "-0300" in the headers of the email. (However, "-0300" does not have to be in Paraguay Summer Time, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).

Where and when is PYST observed?

South America

South American countries using PYST in the summer and PYT in the winter

  • Paraguay

Other time zones in UTC -3:00

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

No locations currently on PYST

  • PYST will be observed in Asuncion starting from Oct 4, 2015 at 12:00 AM
  • UTC Offset: UTC -3:00

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Example cities

Paraguay – Asuncion (Summer)

Related time zones

PYT – Paraguay Time (Standard Time)

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