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California Time

The current time in California

What time zone is California in?

USA & Canada clocks are now on

DAYLIGHT SAVING

  • Daylight saving start: Sunday 13 March 2016  02:00 local time.
  • Daylight saving end: Sunday 6 November 2016  02:00 local time.

USA and Canada Standard Time Date schedules here

California is in the Pacific Time Zone in the United States of America (USA).  US Pacific Standard Time (PST) is 8 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time(GMT-8).

Current California Time




Does California observe Daylight Saving Time?

Like most states in the USA, Daylight-Saving Time ( DST) is observed in California , where the time is shifted forward by 1 hour to Pacific Daylight Time ( PDT );  which is 7 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time ( GMT-7 ).

After the Summer months the time in California is shifted back by 1 hour to US Pacific Standard Time (PST) or (GMT-8)