Gulf Standard Time (GST)The differences between time zones to each other are always specified in relation to the "Universal Time Coordinated" (UTC), the time on the prime meridian (zero longitude). Phoenix, for example, is on the 122nd degree of longitude west and thus in the UTC-7 time zone. Gulf Standard Time is consistent with UTC +4.
The Gulf Standard Time does not have an associated daylight saving time.
The Gulf Standard Time applies to 2 countries.
Current Gulf Standard Time:
Sunday, June 04, 2023
Countries in Gulf Standard TimeGST time applies to the following countries:
|United Arab Emirates||countrywide||GST||none|
Further Countries in the same timezone of UTC +4Although the timezone is named "Gulf Standard Time", it is mostly for politcal reasons. It simply means that, e.g., the beginning and ending of daylight savings time always apply here uniformly. There are some other countries, in which the clock strikes the same hour. These countries have the same temporal distance to UTC (Universal Time Coordinated):
|Armenia||countrywide||Armenia Time (AMT)|
|Azerbaijan||countrywide||Azerbaijan Time (AZT)|
|Georgia||countrywide||Georgia Time (GET)|
|Mauritius||countrywide||Mauritius Time (MUT)|
|Reunion||countrywide||Reunion Time (RET)|
|Russia||Astrakhan||Samara Time (SAMT)|
|Seychelles||countrywide||Seychelles Time (SCT)|