24TimeZones.com Time zone abbreviations CEST

Current CEST time


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What is Central European Summer Time

CEST timing

CEST (Central European Summer Time) is one of the well-known names of UTC+2 time zone which is 2h. ahead of UTC (Coordinated Universal Time).The time offset from UTC can be written as +02:00.

It's used as a DST (summer daylight saving time).During the winter, CET - Central European Time(UTC+1) is in use.

Some locations use CET all year long.

Time difference to GMT/UTC

+2 hours ahead (UTC+02)

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Other Time Zones in UTC+02

Abbreviation Name
CAT Central Africa Time
EET Eastern European Time
IST Israel Standard Time
SAST South African Standard Time
USZ1 Kaliningrad Time
WAST West Africa Summer Time

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