Timezone in Brazil

Acre Time (ACT)

The differences of the several time zones to each other are always specified in relation to the "Universal Time Coordinated" (UTC), the time on the prime meridian (zero longitude). The Acre Time is consistent with UTC -5.

The Acre Time does not have an associated daylight saving time.
The Acre Time applies only to some parts of Brazil.

Countries in Acre Time

The ACT applies to the following countries:

CountryRegionStandard timeDST
BrazilRio BrancoACTno DST



Further Countries in the same timezone of UTC -5

Although the timezone is named "Acre Time", it has mostly politcal reasons. It simply means that eg beginning and ending of daylight saving time always uniformly apply here. There are some other countries, in which the clock strikes just the same hour. These countries have the same temporal distance to UTC (Universal Time Coordinated):