Current time and countries in the CET (Central European Time) time zone
Daylight Saving Time rules
Current daylight saving dates for Europe
- Standard Time began: Sunday 28 October 2018 01:00 GMT. Clocks went back one hour.
- Standard Time ends: Sunday 31 March 2019 01:00 GMT. Clocks go forward one hour.
UK and Europe Clock Change Rules
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Convert GMT to Central European Time
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Countries using CET
|Albania Time (non-EU)|
|Andorra Time (non-EU)|
|Bosnia Time (non-EU)|
|Czech Republic Time|
|Gibraltar Time (non-EU)|
|Liechtenstein Time (non-EU)|
- Central European Standard Time (abbreviated as CET) is 1 hour ahead of GMT . The GMT/UTC offset is GMT plus one hour
- EU Time Zone abbreviations: CET, MEZ (Mitteleuropäische Zeit)
- Like most of Europe, summer or Daylight Saving Time (DST) is observed in CET, where the time is shifted forward by 1 hour, or 2 hours ahead of GMT. The time difference becomes GMT plus 2 hours