North American time zones:

ADT – Atlantic Daylight Time

Current time in Halifax

Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 9:14:08 AM ADT

Halifax will stay on ADT until Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 2:00 AM
when clocks are moved to Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 01:00:00AST

Find local time and time zone for a location

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

Time zone offset: UTC - 3 hours

ADT is 3 hours behind of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC)

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

Time zone abbreviations: ADT, HAA

Full name is Atlantic Daylight Time
HAA – Heure Avancée de l'Atlantique (French)

Email time zone indicator: -0300

An email sent from someone in the ADT time zone will have the time zone listed as "-0300" in the headers of the email. (However, "-0300" does not have to be in ADT, 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 ADT observed?

Canadian provinces using ADT in the summer and AST during the winter

Areas using ADT in the summer and AST during the winter

Time zone maps are under development and will be available later

Example location in ADT

Other time zones in North America

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

Time zones in other regions

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