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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

WEST is currently only used in some regions

Europe: WEST is currently not observed because locations are on standard time and are observing WET.

Africa: Only some locations are currently on WEST because most places in this time zone are currently on WET.

Time zone map of WEST
Currently observing WEST.
Observes WEST part of the year.
Areas with same time currently (UTC +1).
Currently observing WEST – Western European Summer Time.
Observes WEST – Western European Summer Time part of the year, but not currently.
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:

Africa

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

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: