African time zones:

WEST – Western European Summer Time



Current time in Las Palmas

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 10:00:09 AM WEST

Las Palmas will stay on WEST until Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 2:00 AM
when clocks are moved to Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 01:00:00WET

Locations going to WEST later

Current time in Casablanca: Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 9:00:09 AM WET
Casablanca will stay on WET until Sunday, July 2, 2017 going to WEST

Find local time and time zone for a location

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

Time zone offset: UTC + 1 hour

WEST is 1 hour ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC)

Note that WEST is a daylight saving time/summer time zone. It is generally only used during the summer in the places listed below, during the winter WET is used instead

Time zone abbreviations: WEST, WESZ

Full name is Western European Summer Time
WESZ – Westeuropäische Sommerzeit (German)

Email time zone indicator: +0100

An email sent from someone in the 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 WEST, 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 WEST observed?

Areas using WEST in the summer and WET during the winter

Time zone maps are under development and will be available later

Example location in WEST

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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