Western European Time Zone (WET)
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Instant conversion and Daylight Saving Time (DST) rules
Western European Time (WET)
Clocks showing current time in Western European Time Zone and GMT
The offset for Western European Time (WET) Zone is GMT/UTC+1 during the Daylight Saving Time (DST) period, when it becomes Western European Summer Time (WEST). In the UK this is known as British Summer Time (BST), while in Ireland is its Irish Summer Time (IST).
Western European Standard Time = GMT (or GMT+0)
Western European Summer Time = GMT+1
Current daylight saving dates for Europe
- Standard Time began: Sunday 29 October 2017 01:00 GMT. Clocks went back one hour.
- Standard Time ends: Sunday 25 March 2018 01:00 GMT. Clocks go forward one hour.
UK and Europe Clock Change Rules
Convert Western European to GMT
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Does WET: Western European Time observe Daylight Saving / Summer Time?
Summer (Daylight-Saving) Time is observed in WET: Western European Time, where the time is shifted forward by 1 hour; 1 hour ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT+1).
After the Summer months the time in WET: Western European Time is shifted back by 1 hour (GMT+0)