South American time zones:

CLST – Chile Summer Time

Current time in Santiago

Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 6:18:58 AM CLST

Santiago will stay on CLST until Midnight between Saturday, May 13, 2017 and Sunday, May 14, 2017
when clocks are moved to Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 23:00:00CLT

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

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

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

Time zone abbreviation: CLST

Full name is Chile Summer Time

Email time zone indicator: -0300

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

Areas using CLST in the summer and CLT during the winter

Time zone maps are under development and will be available later

Example location in CLST

Other time zones in South America

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

Time zones in other regions

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