PST - Pacific Standard Time

Current time in PST:

8:11:00 pm
Time zone offset: UTC/GMT -8
a different time zone is observed in this locationPlease note that currently PDT (Pacific Daylight Time) is observed inplace of PST in most regions. PDT will change to PST when DST ends.

DST started on 10 March 2019
DST will end on 03 November 2019
About Pacific Standard Time Zone:

Pacific Standard Time (PST) also known as The Pacific Time Zone (PT in The United States and Canada) is observed in the Western states of the USA. In Canada PST is used in in the entire Yukon Territory, while British Columbia and Northwest Territories are split between the Pacific Time Zone and the Mountain Time Zone. During daylight saving time PDT (Pacific Daylight Time) is observed instead, with the time zone offset of UTC/GMT -7.

US states using PST:

California and Washington.
Three US states use both PST and MST: Idaho, Nevada and Oregon.
Alaska is split between the PST and the Alaska Time Zone

DST changes for US and Canadian cities using PST:
YearDST BeginsDST Ends
2019March 10November 3
2020March 8November 1
2021March 14November 7
2022March 13November 6
2023March 12November 5
2024March 10November 3
2025March 9November 2

PST (Pacific Standard Time) is used in the following countries:

Cities in Pacific Standard Time Zone (partial list):

Time difference between Pacific Standard Time and other major time zones and cities:

Time zoneTime difference
AEST - Australian Eastern Standard TimeAEST is 18 hours ahead of PST.
CET - Central European TimeCET is 9 hours ahead of PST.
CST - Central Standard TimeCST is 2 hours ahead of PST.
EST - Eastern Standard TimeEST is 3 hours ahead of PST.
GMT - Greenwich Mean TimeGMT is 8 hours ahead of PST.
HST - Hawaii-Aleutian Standard TimeHST is 2 hours behind PST.
IST - India Standard TimeIST is 13 hours, 30 minutes ahead of PST.
MST - Mountain Standard TimeMST is 1 hour ahead of PST.
ChicagoChicago is 3 hours ahead of PST.
DubaiDubai is 12 hours ahead of PST.
Hong KongHong Kong is 16 hours ahead of PST.
HonoluluHonolulu is 2 hours behind PST.
LondonLondon is 9 hours ahead of PST.
Los AngelesLos Angeles is 1 hour ahead of PST.
MelbourneMelbourne is 19 hours ahead of PST.
New YorkNew York is 4 hours ahead of PST.
ParisParis is 10 hours ahead of PST.
SingaporeSingapore is 16 hours ahead of PST.
SydneySydney is 19 hours ahead of PST.
Washington DCWashington DC is 4 hours ahead of PST.
ZurichZurich is 10 hours ahead of PST.