West Africa Time (WAT) is 1 hour ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). This time zone is in use during standard time in: Africa.
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Summer Time & DST
Some places observe daylight saving time/summer time during the summer, and therefore use WAST (West Africa Summer Time) in the summer.
Where and When is WAT Observed?
African countries using WAT in the winter and WAST in the summer:
African countries using WAT all year:
- Central African Republic
- Congo Dem. Republic - Western region
- Equatorial Guinea
Other Time Zones in UTC +1
Some time zones exist that have the same offset as WAT, but can be found under a different name: