CET - Central European Time

Current time in CET:

Time zone offset: UTC/GMT +1
Please note that currently CEST (Central European Summer Time) is observed inplace of CET in most regions.
CEST will change to CET when DST ends.
DST started on 31 March 2019
DST will end on 27 October 2019

CET (Central European Time) is used in the following countries:

  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • Andorra
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Bosnia Herzegovina
  • Croatia
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • France
  • Germany
  • Gibraltar
  • Hungary
  • Italy
  • Kosovo
  • Liechtenstein
  • Luxembourg
  • Macedonia
  • Malta
  • Monaco
  • Montenegro
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • San Marino
  • Serbia
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Tunisia
  • Vatican City State

Time difference between Central European Time and other major time zones and cities:

Time zoneTime difference
AEST - Australian Eastern Standard TimeAEST is 9 hours ahead of CET.
CST - Central Standard TimeCST is 7 hours behind CET.
EST - Eastern Standard TimeEST is 6 hours behind CET.
GMT - Greenwich Mean TimeGMT is 1 hour behind CET.
HST - Hawaii-Aleutian Standard TimeHST is 11 hours behind CET.
IST - India Standard TimeIST is 4 hours, 30 minutes ahead of CET.
MST - Mountain Standard TimeMST is 8 hours behind CET.
PST - Pacific Standard TimePST is 9 hours behind CET.
ChicagoChicago is 6 hours behind CET.
DubaiDubai is 3 hours ahead of CET.
Hong KongHong Kong is 7 hours ahead of CET.
HonoluluHonolulu is 11 hours behind CET.
LondonThere is no time difference between London and CET.
Los AngelesLos Angeles is 8 hours behind CET.
MelbourneMelbourne is 10 hours ahead of CET.
New YorkNew York is 5 hours behind CET.
ParisParis is 1 hour ahead of CET.
SingaporeSingapore is 7 hours ahead of CET.
SydneySydney is 10 hours ahead of CET.
Washington DCWashington DC is 5 hours behind CET.
ZurichZurich is 1 hour ahead of CET.