Time in Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, United States

Time in Washington, D.C.
6:44:35 PM
Wednesday, 24 April 2024 (UTC-4 EDT)
The same time as Fairfield

Time zone

EDT (Eastern Daylight Time (North America))
UTC/GMT -4 hours

DST start

10 March 2024
Forward 1 hour

DST end

3 November 2024
Backward 1 hour

Difference

The same time
as Fairfield
CityWashington, D.C.
RegionDistrict of Columbia
CountryUnited States
Latitude38.8951
Longitude-77.0364
Population601,723 (2017)
LanguageEnglish, Spanish, Hawaiian, French
CurrencyUSD (Dollar)

DST changes 2024

10 March 2024 — Daylight Saving TimeStart
Sunday, 10 March 2024, 02:00 AM clocks were turned forward 1 hour to

Sunday, 10 March 2024, 03:00 AM local daylight time instead

Time zone: EST → EDT
3 November 2024 — Daylight Saving TimeEnd
Sunday, 3 November 2024, 02:00 AM clocks were turned backward 1 hour to

Sunday, 3 November 2024, 01:00 AM local daylight time instead

Time zone: EDT → EST

Time zone

Current time zone: EDT (Eastern Daylight Time (North America)), UTC−4

The IANA (2024.1) time zone identifier: America/New_York


2024 Time Zones - Washington, D.C.

EST
UTC-5
EDT
UTC-4
EST
UTC-5
  • 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, 12 March, 02:00 AMEST → EDT+1 hour (DST start)UTC-4
Sunday, 5 November, 02:00 AMEDT → EST-1 hour (DST end)UTC-5
2024Sunday, 10 March, 02:00 AMEST → EDT+1 hour (DST start)UTC-4
Sunday, 3 November, 02:00 AMEDT → EST-1 hour (DST end)UTC-5
2025Sunday, 9 March, 02:00 AMEST → EDT+1 hour (DST start)UTC-4
Sunday, 2 November, 02:00 AMEDT → EST-1 hour (DST end)UTC-5
2026Sunday, 8 March, 02:00 AMEST → EDT+1 hour (DST start)UTC-4
Sunday, 1 November, 02:00 AMEDT → EST-1 hour (DST end)UTC-5

Time difference between Washington, D.C. and other locations

Los Angeles-3
New York City0
London+5
Paris+6
Istanbul+7
Moscow+7
Dubai+8
Beijing+12
Singapore+12
Tokyo+13
Sun
Sunrise
6:17:59 AM
Sunset
7:54:19 PM

Day length: 13 hours, 36 minutes +2 m 18 sec

Solar Noon: 1:06:09 PM
The current local time in Washington, D.C. is 1 h 6 m 9 sec ahead of apparent solar time.
Moon
Moonset
6:49 AM
Moon Phase
Waning gibbous
Moonrise
9:14 PM
Ilumination
100%