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Washington DC - USA Capital City

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What time zone is Washington DC in?

Washington DC is in the Eastern Time Zone in the United States of America (USA). Eastern Standard Time ( EST ) is 5 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time ( GMT-5 ).

Does Washington DC observe Daylight Saving Time?

Like most states in the USA, Daylight-Saving Time ( DST ) is observed in Washington DC , 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 is shifted back by 1 hour to US Eastern Standard Time (EST) or (GMT-5).

United States Holidays
DateHoliday
05/25/2020Memorial Day
07/03/2020Independence Day (Observed)
07/04/2020Independence Day
09/07/2020Labor Day
10/12/2020Columbus Day
11/11/2020Veterans Day
11/26/2020Thanksgiving
12/25/2020Christmas Day
01/01/2021New Year's Day
01/18/2021Martin Luther King Jr. Day
02/15/2021Washington's Birthday
05/31/2021Memorial Day
07/04/2021Independence Day
07/05/2021Independence Day (Observed)

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