Time in Washington DC
The District of Columbia - Current time now in Washington DC and GMT
Current time now in Time Zone: America New York (USA Eastern Time)
- Standard Time began: Sunday 5 November 2017 02:00 local time. Clocks went back one hour.
- Standard Time ends: 11 March 2018 02:00 local time. Clocks go forward one hour.
USA and Canada past and future DST schedules here
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What time zone is Washington DC Time in?
Does Washington DC Time observe Daylight Saving Time?
Like most states in the USA, Daylight-Saving Time ( DST ) is observed in Washington DC Time , where the time is shifted forward by 1 hour to Eastern Daylight Time ( EDT ); which is 4 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time ( GMT-4 ).
After the Summer months the time in Washington DC Time is shifted back by 1 hour to US Eastern Standard Time (EST) or (GMT-5).