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WEST – Western European Summer Time (Daylight Saving Time)

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

Also known as: WEDT – Western European Daylight Time

Time zone map of WEST
Currently observing WEST.
Areas with same time currently (UTC +1).
Currently observing WEST – Western European Summer Time.
Currently has same time zone offset as WEST (UTC +1) but different time zone name.

Western European Summer Time (WEST) is 1 hour ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). This time zone is a Daylight Saving Time time zone and is used in: Europe, Africa.

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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: WET (Western European Time).

Where and When is WEST Observed?

Europe

European countries/territories using WEST in the summer and WET in the winter:

  • Canary Islands (Spain)
  • Faroe Islands
  • Portugal (including Madeira)

Africa

African countries using WEST in the summer and WET in the winter:

  • Morocco
  • Western Sahara

Other Time Zones in UTC +1

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