Timezones

The timezones in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

There are several timezones in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Countries with a large distance from West to East are often devided into two or more timezones to adjust daytimes to the position of the sun. Timezones are always computed relatively to UTC, the "Universal Time Coordinated".

In the Democratic Republic of the Congo exists a time difference of 1 hour between the East and the West. Democratic Republic of the Congo has no time difference between summer and winter. A daylight saving time doesn't exist.


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Timezones by region

RegionTimezoneDaylight saving timeUTC
KinshasaWest Africa Time (WAT)none+1
LubumbashiCentral Africa Time (CAT)none+2

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