African time zones:

SAST – South Africa Standard Time

Current time in Johannesburg

Sunday, June 25, 2017 at 7:29:14 AM SAST

Johannesburg is on SAST all of year 2017

Find local time and time zone for a location

We recommend looking up by location name, not time zone name.

Time zone offset: UTC + 2 hours

SAST is 2 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC)

Time zone abbreviation: SAST

Full name is South Africa Standard Time

Email time zone indicator: +0200

An email sent from someone in the SAST time zone will have the time zone listed as "+0200" in the headers of the email. (However, "+0200" does not have to be in SAST, as other time zones could have the same UTC offset).

For actual dates DST might be observed, look at the examples below

Where and when is SAST observed?

SAST is used all year

Time zone maps are under development and will be available later

Example location in SAST

Other time zones in Africa

Go directly through the links below, or see the Africa time zone list

Time zones in other regions

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