Time in Canada

Canada is divided into 6 time zones.

Time Time Zone Cities in This Time Zone
Newfoundland Time
UTC-03:30 or NST
St. John's, Mount Pearl, Corner Brook, Conception Bay South, Bay Roberts, Grand Falls-Windsor, Carbonear, Stephenville, Grand Bank, Marystown
Atlantic Time
UTC-04:00 or AST
Halifax, Levis, Sydney, Dartmouth, Saint John, Moncton, Fredericton, Charlottetown, Lower Sacvkille, Truro
Eastern Time
UTC-05:00 or EST
Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa, Mississauga, North York, Scarborough, Québec, Hamilton, Brampton, Laval
Central Time
UTC-06:00 or CST
Winnipeg, Saskatoon, Regina, Prince Albert, Moose Jaw, Brandon, North Battleford, Yorkton, Swift Current, Portage la Prairie
Mountain Time
UTC-07:00 or MST
Calgary, Edmonton, Fort McMurray, Red Deer, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat, St. Albert, Sherwood Park, Grande Prairie, Airdrie
Pacific Time
UTC-08:00 or PST
Vancouver, Surrey, Okanagan, Victoria, Burnaby, Ladner, Richmond, Abbotsford, Anmore, Kelowna


Find out the current time in all Canada's cities

Daylight saving time (DST) in Canada

Most part of Canada observes daylight saving time.

DST in Canada in 2016 ended on Sunday, November 6, 2016 at 2 a.m. local time. The clocks were put back an hour.

DST in Canada in 2017 will begin on Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 2 a.m. local time. The clocks will be forward an hour.

DST in Canada in 2017 will end on Sunday, November 5, 2017 at 2 a.m. local time. The clocks will be put back an hour.

Daylight saving time in Canada is determined by provincial legislation. Most of Saskatchewan and the areas of Québec, east of 63° W, do not observe DST.

To determine DST rules for a particular Canadian city click on the city name below or enter it in the search form on the right.

Current time in Canada's neighbouring countries

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Canada: basic facts and figures

Full name: Canada
Continent: North America
Region: Northern America
Population: 33,679,000.
Area: 9,984,670 km²
Capital: Ottawa
Currency: Dollar (CAD)
Phone code: 1
Domain: .ca
See the map of Canada
Wikipedia article: Canada

Current local time in Canada's cities

City Time City Time
Abbotsford Mirabel
Acton Vale Miramichi
Agassiz Mississauga
Airdrie Moncton
Ajax Mont-Joli
Alma Mont-Laurier
Altona Mont-Saint-Hilaire
Amherst Mont-Tremblant
Amherstburg Montmagny
Amos Montreal
Amqui Montreal East
Ancaster Montreal West
Angus Moose Jaw
Anmore Morden
Antigonish Morin-Heights
Armstrong Morinville
Arnprior Mount Pearl
Asbestos Mount Royal
Aylmer Nanaimo
Baie-Comeau Napanee
Baie-D'Urfe Nelson
Baie-Saint-Paul Neuville
Bancroft New Glasgow
Banff New Westminster
Barrhead New-Richmond
Barrie Newmarket
Bathurst Niagara Falls
Bay Roberts Nicolet
Beaconsfield Nipawin
Beauceville Norfolk County
Beauharnois North Battleford
Beaumont North Bay
Becancour North Cowichan
Belleville North Perth
Bells Corners North Saanich
Beloeil North Vancouver
Berthierville North York
Black Diamond Notre-Dame-de-l'Ile-Perrot
Blainville Notre-Dame-des-Prairies
Bluewater Oak Bay
Bois-des-Filion Oakville
Boisbriand Okanagan
Bonavista Okotoks
Bonnyville Olds
Boucherville Oliver
Bracebridge Orangeville
Brampton Orillia
Brandon Oromocto
Brant Oshawa
Brantford Osoyoos
Breakeyville Ottawa
Bridgewater Otterburn Park
Brockville Owen Sound
Bromont Paris
Brooks Parksville
Brossard Parry Sound
Brownsburg-Chatham Peace River
Burlington Pembroke
Burnaby Penticton
Calgary Perth
Cambridge Petawawa
Camlachie Peterborough
Campbell River Petrolia
Campbellton Pickering
Camrose Picton
Candiac Pictou
Canmore Pincher Creek
Carbonear Pincourt
Cardston Pitt Meadows
Carignan Plessisville
Carleton Place Pointe-Calumet
Carleton-sur-Mer Pointe-Claire
Castlegar Ponoka
Chambly Pont Rouge
Chandler Pont-Rouge
Channel-Port aux Basques Port Alberni
Charlemagne Port Colborne
Charlottetown Port Moody
Chateauguay Port-Cartier
Chertsey Portage la Prairie
Chibougamau Powell River
Chilliwack Prescott
Clarence-Rockland Prevost
Claresholm Prince Albert
Coaldale Prince Edward
Coaticook Prince George
Cobourg Prince Rupert
Cochrane Princeville
Cold Lake Princeville
Collingwood Québec
Colwood Quesnel
Conception Bay South Quinte West
Concord Rawdon
Coquitlam Rayside-Balfour
Corner Brook Red Deer
Cornwall Red Lake
Cote-Saint-Luc Regina
Courtenay Renfrew
Cowansville Repentigny
Cranbrook Revelstoke
Creston Richelieu
Dartmouth Richmond
Dauphin Richmond Hill
Dawson Creek Rimouski
Deep River Rivière-du-Loup
Deer Lake Riviere-Rouge
Delson Roberval
Delta Rocky Mountain House
Deux-Montagnes Rosemere
Devon Rossland
Didsbury Rouyn-Noranda
Dieppe Sackville
Dolbeau-Mistassini Saguenay
Dollard-des-Ormeaux Saint John
Donnacona Saint-Adolphe-d'Howard
Dorchester Saint-Augustin
Dorval Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures
Drayton Valley Saint-Basile-le-Grand
Drummondville Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville
Dryden Saint-Constant
Duncan Saint-Eustache
East Angus Saint-Felicien
East York Saint-Georges
Edmonton Saint-Henri
Edmundston Saint-Hyacinthe
Edson Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu
Elliot Lake Saint-Jerome
Espanola Saint-Joseph-de-Beauce
Estevan Saint-Joseph-du-Lac
Etobicoke Saint-Lazare
Farnham Saint-Lin-Laurentides
Fernie Saint-Pie
Flin Flon Saint-Raymond
Fort Erie Saint-Sauveur
Fort Frances Saint-Zotique
Fort McMurray Sainte Catherine de la Jacques Cartier
Fort Nelson Sainte-Adele
Fort Saskatchewan Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts
Fort St. John Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue
Fredericton Sainte-Anne-des-Monts
Fruitvale Sainte-Anne-des-Plaines
Gananoque Sainte-Catherine
Gaspé Sainte-Julie
Gatineau Sainte-Marie
Gibsons Sainte-Marthe-sur-le-Lac
Glace Bay Sainte-Therese
Goderich Salaberry-de-Valleyfield
Golden Salmon Arm
Granby Sarnia
Grand Bank Saskatoon
Grand Falls-Windsor Sault Ste. Marie
Grand Forks Scarborough
Grande Cache Sechelt
Grande Prairie Selkirk
Gravenhurst Sept-Iles
Greater Sudbury Shannon
Greenstone Shawinigan
Greenwood Shediac
Guelph Shelburne
Halifax Sherbrooke
Hamilton Sherwood Park
Hampstead Silver Berry
Hampton Slave Lake
Hanceville Smithers
Hanover Smiths Falls
Happy Valley-Goose Bay Sooke
Hawkesbury Sorel-Tracy
Hearst South Huron
High Level Sparwood
High River Springhill
Hinton Spruce Grove
Hope St-Hippolyte
Hudson St. Albert
Humboldt St. Catharines
Huntsville St. John's
Huron East St. Thomas
Ingersoll Steinbach
Innisfil Stephenville
Iqaluit Stettler
Iroquois Falls Stonewall
Jasper Park Lodge Stony Plain
Joliette Stratford
Kamloops Strathmore
Kapuskasing Summerland
Kelowna Summerside
Kentville Surrey
Kimberley Sussex
Kincardine Sutton
Kindersley Swan River
Kingston Swift Current
Kirkland Sydney
Kirkland Lake Sydney Mines
Kitchener Sylvan Lake
Kitimat Taber
L'Ancienne-Lorette Temiskaming Shores
L'Ange-Gardien Terrace
L'Assomption Terrebonne
L'Epiphanie The Pas
L'Ile-Perrot Thetford-Mines
La Malbaie Thompson
La Pocatiere Thorold
La Prairie Thunder Bay
La Sarre Timmins
Labrador City Toronto
Lac Brome Township of Langley
Lac-Megantic Tracadie–Sheila
Lachute Trail
Lacombe Trois-Rivières
Ladner Truro
Ladysmith Uxbridge
Lambton Shores Val-d'Or
Langford Val-des-Monts
Langley, British Columbia Vancouver
Lanoraie Varennes
Larkspur Vaudreuil-Dorion
Laval Vaughan
Lavaltrie Vegreville
le Plateau Vercheres
Leduc Vermilion
Les Coteaux Vernon
Lethbridge Victoria
Levis Victoriaville
Lloydminster Wainwright
London Wasaga Beach
Longueuil Waterloo
Lorraine Waterloo
Louiseville Welland
Lower Sacvkille West End
Lutes Mountain West Kelowna
Magog West Vancouver
Malartic Westlock
Maniwaki Westmount
Maple Ridge Wetaskiwin
Marathon Weyburn
Marieville Whistler
Markham White Rock
Martensville Whitecourt
Marystown Whitehorse
Mascouche Wild Rose
Matane Williams Lake
Meadow Lake Willowdale
Medicine Hat Windsor
Melfort Windsor
Melville Windsor
Mercier Winkler
Merritt Winnipeg
Metabetchouan-Lac-a-la-Croix Woodstock
Metchosin Yarmouth
Midland Yellowknife
Milton Yorkton