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China Standard Time (CST)

Current time and Daylight Saving Time (DST) rules

Current time now in China Time Zone

Despite being a vast country, geographically spanning several time zones, the whole of China actually uses a single time zone China Standard Time (GMT+8) all year round.

Clock showing the current local time now in China (Shanghai Time Zone)

What time zone is China in?

China Standard Time is 8 hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time ( GMT+8 ).  

China does not operate Daylight Saving Time.

The International Phone Dialing Code for China is +86.

Beijing (Peking), China 10
Chengdu, China 28
Chongquin (Chongking), China 23
Fuzhou (Fujian), China 591
Guangzhou (Canton), China 20
Jinan, China 531
Kuming, China 871
Nanchang, China 791
Nanjing, China 25
Shanghai, China 21
Shenyang, China 24
Wuhan, China 27
Xi'an, China 29

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