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WEST – Western European Summer Time (Daylight Saving Time)

Also known as: WEDT – Western European Daylight Time

Caution: This is NOT the current local time in most locations in that time zone

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

Please use the search field on the right to find the correct local time in any city.

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).

Email Time Zone Indicator: +0100

An email sent from someone in the Western European Summer Time (WEST) time zone will have the time zone listed as "+0100" in the headers of the email. (However, "+0100" does not have to be in Western European Summer Time, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).

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:


WEST time now

2:58:07am

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Did you mean WET?

  • WEST will be observed in Casablanca starting from Jul 2, 2017 at 2:00 am
  • WEST will be observed in Lisbon until Oct 29, 2017 at 2:00 am
  • UTC Offset: UTC +1
  • 5 hours ahead of Washington DC

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Other names

WESZ – Westeuropäische Sommerzeit (German)

Example cities

Portugal – Lisbon (Summer)
Morocco – Casablanca (Summer)

Related time zones

WET – Western European Time (Standard Time)


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