West Africa Time (WAT)

Current time in West Africa time zone

Countries in WAT and GMT/UTC time difference

Time Zone Time = GMT+1

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What time zone is West Africa Time (WAT) in?

West Africa Standard Time is 1 hour ahead of Greenwich Mean Time ( GMT+1 ).

Does West Africa  observe Daylight Saving Time?

Most countries in West Africa Time Zone do not operate Daylight Saving Time.

Namibia does operate Daylight Saving Time. Tunisia does in some years.

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Most of Africa spans the Equator so daylight hours don't vary that much across the year so Daylight Saving Time (DST) is not used in a lot of countries.

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Greenwich Mean Time
Central Africa Time
East Africa Time