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Alaska Daylight Time (AKDT)

Alaska Time Zone ~ USA & Canada

Alaska Time Zone covers the mainland of the US State of Alaska.  Alaska Time does not operate in the Aleutian Islands of Alaska.

What is the current local time now in Alaska Time Zone?

Alaska Time

Clock showing current local time now in USA Alaska Time Zone

USA & Canada clocks are now on

DAYLIGHT SAVING

  • 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

Alaska Time - USA + Canada

Alaska Standard Time ( AKST ) = GMT-9
Alaska Daylight Time ( AKDT ) = GMT-8

What time zone is Alaska Daylight Time (AKDT) in?

Like most states in the U.S., Daylight Saving Time is observed in Alaska, where the time is shifted forward by 1 hour, resulting in an 8 hours difference behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT-8).

After the Summer months the time is shifted back by 1 hour resulting in the normal 9 hours difference behind GMT.


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