Madeira is a Portuguese archipelago that lies in the midAtlantic Ocean. Madeira is one of the Autonomous regions of Portugal, withMadeira Island and Porto Santo Island being the only inhabited islands. Madeirais an outermost region of the European Union. The archipelago is considered bythe African Union as part of the African continent.
Madeira - Time Zone
Like most states in Europe, Summer (Daylight-Saving) Time is observed in Madeira, where the time is shifted forward by 1 hour to Greenwich Mean Time +1 (GMT+1).
After the Summer months the time is shifted back by 1 hour to Madeira Time (GMT).