Time in Budapest, Hungary

Time in Budapest
12:45:12 AM
Thursday, 25 April 2024 (UTC+2 CEST)
+6 hour(s) from Fairfield

Time zone

CEST (Central European Summer Time (Cf. HAEC))
UTC/GMT +2 hours

DST start

31 March 2024
Forward 1 hour

DST end

27 October 2024
Backward 1 hour

Difference

+6 hour(s)
from Fairfield
CityBudapest
CountryHungary
Latitude47.498
Longitude19.0399
Population1,741,041 (2017)
LanguageHungarian
CurrencyHUF (Forint)

DST changes 2024

31 March 2024 — Daylight Saving TimeStart
Sunday, 31 March 2024, 02:00 AM clocks were turned forward 1 hour to

Sunday, 31 March 2024, 03:00 AM local daylight time instead

Time zone: CET → CEST
27 October 2024 — Daylight Saving TimeEnd
Sunday, 27 October 2024, 03:00 AM clocks were turned backward 1 hour to

Sunday, 27 October 2024, 02:00 AM local daylight time instead

Time zone: CEST → CET

Time zone

Current time zone: CEST (Central European Summer Time (Cf. HAEC)), UTC+2

The IANA (2024.1) time zone identifier: Europe/Budapest


2024 Time Zones - Budapest

CET
UTC+1
CEST
UTC+2
CET
UTC+1
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

Time Changes in Over the Years

YearDate & TimeTime zone AbbreviationTime ChangeOffset After
2023Sunday, 26 March, 02:00 AMCET → CEST+1 hour (DST start)UTC+2
Sunday, 29 October, 03:00 AMCEST → CET-1 hour (DST end)UTC+1
2024Sunday, 31 March, 02:00 AMCET → CEST+1 hour (DST start)UTC+2
Sunday, 27 October, 03:00 AMCEST → CET-1 hour (DST end)UTC+1
2025Sunday, 30 March, 02:00 AMCET → CEST+1 hour (DST start)UTC+2
Sunday, 26 October, 03:00 AMCEST → CET-1 hour (DST end)UTC+1
2026Sunday, 29 March, 02:00 AMCET → CEST+1 hour (DST start)UTC+2
Sunday, 25 October, 03:00 AMCEST → CET-1 hour (DST end)UTC+1

Time difference between Budapest and other locations

Los Angeles-9
New York City-6
London-1
Paris0
Istanbul+1
Moscow+1
Dubai+2
Beijing+6
Singapore+6
Tokyo+7
Sun
Sunrise
5:35:57 AM
Sunset
7:47:30 PM

Day length: 14 hours, 11 minutes +3 m 8 sec

Solar Noon: 12:41:44 PM
The current local time in Budapest is 41 m 44 sec ahead of apparent solar time.
Moon
Moonset
6:28 AM
Moon Phase
Waning gibbous
Moonrise
10:05 PM
Ilumination
98%