Canada Time Zones
Daylight Saving Time (DST) rules
Canada shares 4 time zones with the USA
View below current local time in a representative city for each time zone
Time Zones and Daylight Saving Time have usually been regulated by the Canadian provincial and territorial governments. Exceptions may exist in certain Canadian municipalities.
Clocks in Canada are turned forward by one hour on the second Sunday in March and turned back on the first Sunday of November.
USA & Canada clocks are now on
- Daylight saving start: Sunday 12 March 2017 02:00 local time. Clocks go forward one hour.
- Daylight saving end: Sunday 5 November 2017 02:00 local time. Clocks go back one hour.
USA and Canada past and future DST schedules here
|Canadian Province / Territory||Standard Time||Daylight Time|
|Alberta , Canada|
British Columbia , Canada (most)
Manitoba , Canada
|New Brunswick , Canada|
|Newfoundland , Canada|
|Northwest Territories , Canada|
|Nova Scotia , Canada|
|Nunavut , Canada (Mountain)|
|Nunavut , Canada (Central)|
|Nunavut , Canada (Eastern)|
|Ontario , Canada (E)|
|Ontario , Canada (W)|
|Prince Edward Island , Canada|
|Québec , Canada|
|Québec , Canada (E)|
|Saskatchewan , Canada|
|Saskatchewan , Canada (Lloydminster)|