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Timezone in France

Timezones are always computed by their difference to UTC, the "Universal Time Coordinated". In France exists only a single tonezone at UTC+1. E.g. New York has the Eastern Standard Time at UTC-5 and the time difference between NY and France is 6 hours.

They have a nationwide clock change from standard time to daylight saving time, where the clocks are switched forward by 1 hour in summer.

The next clock change in France will be on October 27th, 2019 at 3:00 to standard time.


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Timezones by region

RegionTimezoneDaylight saving timeUTC
CountrywideCentral European Time (CET)Central European Summertime (CEST)+1


The next clock changes in France

DateLocal timeChange
Mar 31, 20192:00 am+1 hour to daylight saving time
Oct 27, 20193:00 am-1 hour to standard time
Mar 29, 20202:00 am+1 hour to daylight saving time
Oct 25, 20203:00 am-1 hour to standard time
Mar 28, 20212:00 am+1 hour to daylight saving time
Oct 31, 20213:00 am-1 hour to standard time
Mar 27, 20222:00 am+1 hour to daylight saving time
Oct 30, 20223:00 am-1 hour to standard time
Mar 26, 20232:00 am+1 hour to daylight saving time