African time zones:

WST – Western Sahara Summer Time



  • WST is not observed in any location this year.
Currently no cities are observing WST

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

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

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

Time zone abbreviation: WST

Full name is Western Sahara Summer Time

Email time zone indicator: +0100

An email sent from someone in the WST time zone will have the time zone listed as "+0100" in the headers of the email. (However, "+0100" does not have to be in WST, 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 WST observed?

Areas using WST in the summer and WT during the winter

Time zone maps are under development and will be available later

Example location in WST

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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