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The District of Columbia - Current time now in Washington DC

Current time now in Time Zone: America New York (USA Eastern Time)




What time zone is Washington DC Time in?

Washington DC Time is in the Eastern Time Zone in the United States of America (USA).  Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 5 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT-5).  

Does Washington DC Time observe Daylight Saving Time?

Like most states in the USA, Daylight-Saving Time (DST) is observed in Washington DC Time , where the time is shifted forward by 1 hour to Eastern Daylight Time (EDT);  which is 4 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT-4).  

After the Summer months the time in Washington DC Time is shifted back by 1 hour to US Eastern Standard Time (EST) or (GMT-5).

USA & Canada clocks

Daylight Saving Time dates 2016

Sunday 13 March 2016 2am local time
until Sunday 6 November 2016 2am local time
see: Daylight-Saving-Time.com for details

USA and Canada Standard Time Date schedules here