Timezones and time changes in Ukraine

There are 2 different timezones in Ukraine. 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 relative to UTC, the "Universal Time Coordinated".

In Ukraine, there is a time difference of one hour between the east and the west. Ukraine has no time difference between summer and winter. A daylight saving time doesn't exist.

The next clock change in Kyiv will be on March 26th, 2023 at 3:00 to daylight saving time. The clocks are then set one hour forward.

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Current time in Kyiv:
January 2023

Timezones by region

RegionUTCStandard timeDaylight saving time
Kyiv+2Eastern European Time (EET)Eastern European Summertime (EEST)
Simferopol+3Moscow Standard Time (MSK)discontinued 2013


The next clock changes in Kyiv

DateLocal timeChange
Oct 30, 20224:00 am-1 hour to standard time
Mar 26, 20233:00 am+1 hour to daylight saving time
Oct 29, 20234:00 am-1 hour to standard time
Mar 31, 20243:00 am+1 hour to daylight saving time
Oct 27, 20244:00 am-1 hour to standard time
Mar 30, 20253:00 am+1 hour to daylight saving time
Oct 26, 20254:00 am-1 hour to standard time
Mar 29, 20263:00 am+1 hour to daylight saving time
Oct 25, 20264:00 am-1 hour to standard time

Changes in Daylight Saving Times

In Simferopol Daylight Saving Time has been observed since 1941 until 10/27/2013.

All countries with Daylight Saving Time

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