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Des Moines and Edinburgh time difference is 6 hours


You should keep in mind that these two cities are in two different time zones. Edinburgh time is 6 hours ahead of Des Moines time, so if you are located in Des Moines and would like to make a phone call to or have a video chat with someone in Edinburgh, the convenient time for both you and the other party is 9am to 11am (Des Moines time).

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Time difference comparison

12 am Des Moines6am Edinburgh
1 am Des Moines7am Edinburgh
2 am Des Moines8am Edinburgh
3 am Des Moines9am Edinburgh
4 am Des Moines10am Edinburgh
5 am Des Moines11am Edinburgh
6 am Des Moines12pm Edinburgh
7 am Des Moines1pm Edinburgh
8 am Des Moines2pm Edinburgh
9 am Des Moines3pm Edinburgh
10 am Des Moines4pm Edinburgh
11 am Des Moines5pm Edinburgh
12 pm Des Moines6pm Edinburgh
1 pm Des Moines7pm Edinburgh
2 pm Des Moines8pm Edinburgh
3 pm Des Moines9pm Edinburgh
4 pm Des Moines10pm Edinburgh
5 pm Des Moines11pm Edinburgh
6 pm Des Moines12am next day Edinburgh
7 pm Des Moines1am next day Edinburgh
8 pm Des Moines2am next day Edinburgh
9 pm Des Moines3am next day Edinburgh
10 pm Des Moines4am next day Edinburgh
11 pm Des Moines5am next day Edinburgh

The hours shown in blue color are the usual 9 am to 5 pm business hours.

Change of time difference between Des Moines and Edinburgh

Date Time difference
08 March 2020 to
29 March 2020 (DST begins in Edinburgh)
5 hours
29 March 2020 to
25 October 2020 (DST ends in Edinburgh)
6 hours
25 October 2020 to
01 November 2020 (DST ends in Des Moines)
5 hours
Des Moines sunrise sunset
Edinburgh sunrise sunset

Time difference between CDT (Central Daylight Time) and BST (British Summer Time) is 6 hours

Des Moines - USA

  • Time zone: CDT - Central Daylight Time
  • Time zone offset: UTC/GMT -5
  • DST started on: 08 March 2020
  • DST will end on: 01 November 2020
    When Daylight Saving Time ends, the time zone in Des Moines will return to CST (Central Standard Time).

Edinburgh - UK

  • Time zone: BST - British Summer Time
  • Time zone offset: UTC/GMT +1
  • DST started on: 29 March 2020
  • DST will end on: 25 October 2020
    When Daylight Saving Time ends, the time zone in Edinburgh will return to GMT (Greenwich Mean Time).