Washington DC USA

Washington DC - USA Capital City

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Current time now in Time Zone: America New York (USA Eastern Time)

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, 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).

Public Holidays - 2021
DateHoliday
01/01/2021New Year's Day
01/18/2021Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
02/15/2021George Washington's Birthday
05/31/2021Memorial Day
07/05/2021Independence Day
09/06/2021Labor Day
10/11/2021Columbus Day
11/11/2021Veterans Day
11/25/2021Thanksgiving Day
12/24/2021Christmas Day
12/31/2021New Year's Day

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