Time zone
Timezones2008 UTC+1 gray.png
World map with the time zone highlighted
UTC offset
Current time
10:19, 28 January 2022 UTC+01:00 [refresh]
Central meridian
15 degrees E
Date-time group
UTC+01:00: blue (January), orange (July), yellow (year-round), light blue (sea areas)
Time zones of Africa:
 -01:00 Cape Verde Time[a]
 ±00:00 Greenwich Mean Time
 +03:00 East Africa Time
  • Mauritius Time[b]
  • Seychelles Time[b]
a The islands of Cape Verde are to the west of the African mainland.
b Mauritius and the Seychelles are to the east and north-east of Madagascar respectively.

UTC+01:00 is an identifier for a time offset from UTC of +01:00. In ISO 8601, the associated time would be written as 2019-02-07T23:28:34+01:00. This time is used in:

Central European Time (Northern Hemisphere winter)

Principal cities: Berlin, Frankfurt, Munich, Rome, Milan, Paris, Madrid, Barcelona, Warsaw, Prague, Zagreb, Budapest, Brussels, Amsterdam, Vienna, Luxembourg City, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Oslo, Bern, Zurich, Tirana, Sarajevo, Pristina, Valletta, Monte Carlo, Podgorica, Skopje, San Marino, Dogana, Belgrade, Bratislava, Ljubljana, Vatican City, Monaco, Monaco-Ville, Westside


Central Europe


Western European Summer Time (Northern Hemisphere summer)

Principal cities: London, Glasgow, Belfast, Cardiff, Dublin, Lisbon, Porto


Western Europe

Atlantic Ocean

As standard time (year-round)

Principal cities: Lagos, Kinshasa, Algiers, Tunis, Rabat, Casablanca, Yaoundé, Douala, Malabo, Libreville, Niamey, N'Djamena, Bangui, Porto-Novo, Cotonou, Luanda, Laayoune


West Africa

  • Algeria
  • Angola
  • Benin
  • Cameroon
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Republic of the Congo
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo:
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Gabon
  • Morocco
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Tunisia
  • Western Sahara

Discrepancies between official UTC+01:00 and geographical UTC+01:00

Areas located in UTC+01:00 longitudes using UTC+02:00

From south to north:

  • South Africa
  • Botswana
    • The western part of the districts:
      • Kgalagadi
      • Ghanzi
      • Ngamiland
  • Demoratic Republic of the Congo
    • The very westernmost part of Lualaba Province, Kasaï-Central and Sankuru
  • Libya
    • The most part in the country, including nation's capital Tripoli
  • Greece (standard time)
  • Romania (standard time)
  • Russia
  • Lithuania (standard time)
    • The westernmost part, including Klaipeda
  • Latvia (standard time)
    • The westernmost part, including Liepāja
  • Estonia (standard time)
    • The westernmost parts of the Saare and Hiiu counties
  • Finland (standard time)
    • The westernmost part, including Turku

Areas located outside UTC+01:00 longitudes using UTC+01:00 time

Areas between meridians 7°30'W and 7°30'E ("physical" UTC+00:00)

All of:

  • Andorra
  • Belgium
  • Gibraltar
  • Luxembourg
  • Monaco
  • Netherlands
  • Benin

Most of:

  • Spain, excluding Canary Islands (which use UTC) and westernmost part of the mainland (see below)
  • France (with excepction of small parts of Alsace, Lorraine and Provence are east of 7°30'E)
  • Algeria, including Algiers

Parts of:

  • Equatorial Guinea (Annobón Island only)
  • Morocco (northeastern part)
  • Niger (western part)
  • Nigeria (western part)
  • Germany (The very westernmost part)
  • Switzerland (westernmost part)
  • Italy (The very northwesternmost part)
  • Norway (Bouvet Island and southwesternmost part)

Areas between meridians 22°30'W and 7°30'W ("physical" UTC−01:00)


  • Parts of Galicia


  • Jan Mayen


Western Sahara


  1. ^ a b "Europe Time Zone Map". WorldTimeZone.com. Retrieved 21 April 2014.
  2. ^ Despite being on the Southern Hemisphere, Bouvet Island uses Northern Hemisphere daylight saving time.
  3. ^ "Europe Time Zone Globe". TimeTemperature.com. Retrieved 14 July 2012.
  4. ^ "Time Zones of Democratic Republic of Congo (Congo Kinshasa)". Statoids. Retrieved 8 December 2012.

External links

  • Media related to UTC+01:00 at Wikimedia Commons

Media files used on this page

Time Zones of Europe.svg
Author/Creator: Giorgi Balakhadze, Licence: CC BY-SA 4.0
Map of the time zones of Europe
Timezones2011 UTC+1.png
Standard time zones of the world.png highlighting UTC+1 Dark blue: UTC+1 Northern Hemisphere Winter/Southern Summer Orange: UTC+1 Northern Hemisphere Summer/Southern Winter Yellow: UTC+1 all year round Light Blue: UTC+1 sea areas
Timezones2008 UTC+1 gray.png
World map of time zones as of 2008, on the Miller Cylindrical Projection and with highlighted UTC+1 zone.
Dark Blue - UTC+1 during Northern Winter / Southern Summer
Orange - UTC+1 during Northern Summer / Southern Winter
Yellow - UTC+1 all year round
Light Blue - UTC+1 sea areas
Author/Creator: duxkgh, Licence: CC BY-SA 4.0
Map of the time zones of Africa