Illinois Time

Current time in Illinois

Time Zone and Daylight Saving Time (DST) rules

Illinois is in the Central Time Zone in the UnitedStates of America (USA).  US Central Standard Time ( CST ) is 6 hours behind GreenwichMean Time ( GMT-6 ).

Current Illinois Time (Central Time)


Time Zone: America Chicago (USA Central Time)

Towns & Cities in Illinois on Central Time

Abingdon, IL | Addison, IL | Aledo, IL | Algonquin, IL | Alton, IL | Antioch, IL | Arenzville, IL | Arlington Heights, IL | Arthur, IL | Auburn, IL | Aurora, IL | Barrington, IL | Barrington Hills, IL | Bartlett, IL | Batavia, IL | Beach Park, IL | Beecher, IL | Belleville, IL | Bellwood, IL | Belvidere, IL | Bensenville, IL | Berwyn, IL | Bishop Hill, IL | Bloomingdale, IL | Bloomington, IL | Bolingbrook, IL | Breese, IL | Brookfield, IL | Buffalo Grove, IL | Burr Ridge, IL | Byron, IL | Canton, IL | Carbondale, IL | Carlinville, IL | Carlyle, IL | Carmi, IL | Carol Stream, IL | Carpentersville, IL | Carthage, IL | Carterville, IL | Village of Cary, IL | Champaign, IL | Channahon, IL | Charleston, IL | Chenoa, IL | Cherry Valley, IL | Chicago, IL | Chicago Heights, IL | Chillicothe, IL | Clarendon Hills, IL | Coal City, IL | Collinsville, IL | Columbia, IL | Countryside, IL | Crete, IL | Crystal Lake, IL | Danville, IL | Decatur, IL | Deer Creek, IL | Deerfield, IL | DeKalb, IL | Des Plaines, IL | Downers Grove, IL | Village of Dupo, IL | DuQuoin, IL | Earlville, IL | Village of East Dundee, IL | East Moline, IL | Edwardsville, IL | Effingham, IL | El Paso, IL | Elgin, IL | Elk Grove Village, IL | Elmhurst, IL | Elmwood Park, IL | Elsah, IL | Village of Erie, IL | Evanston, IL | Fairfield, IL | Fairview Heights, IL | Village of Flossmoor, IL | Fox River Grove, IL | Village of Franklin, IL | Freeburg, IL | Freeport, IL | Fulton, IL | Galena, IL | Galesburg, IL | Geneseo, IL | Geneva, IL | Genoa, IL | Germantown Hills, IL | Village of Gilberts, IL | Village of Glen Carbon, IL | Glen Ellyn, IL | Glendale Heights, IL | Village of Glenview, IL | Granite City, IL | Grayslake, IL | Greenville, IL | Gridley, IL | Gurnee, IL | Harwood Heights, IL | Havana, IL | Village of Hazel Crest, IL | Henry, IL | Herrin, IL | Highland, IL | Highland Park, IL | Highwood, IL | Village of Hillside, IL | Village of Hinsdale, IL | Hodgkins, IL | Village of Hoffman Estates, IL | Village of Homer Glen, IL | Homewood, IL | Indian Head Park, IL | Village of Island Lake, IL | Jacksonville, IL | Village of Johnsburg, IL | Joliet, IL | Kankakee, IL | Kewanee, IL | Lacon, IL | LaGrange, IL | Village of La Grange Park, IL | LaHarpe, IL | Lake Forest, IL | Lakemoor, IL | Lake Zurich, IL | Lanark, IL | LaSalle, IL | Lawrenceville, IL | Lemont, IL | Village of Libertyville, IL | Lincoln, IL | Village of Lisle, IL | Litchfield, IL | Livingston, IL | Lockport, IL | Village of Lombard, IL | Long Grove, IL | Machesney Park, IL | Mackinaw, IL | Macomb, IL | Manhattan, IL | Manteno, IL | Maquon, IL | Marion, IL | Village of Maryville, IL | Mascoutah, IL | McLeansboro, IL | Mendota, IL | Minonk, IL | Minooka, IL | Village of Mokena, IL | Moline, IL | Monee Township, IL | Monmouth, IL | Monticello, IL | Village of Montgomery, IL | Morrisonville, IL | Village of Morton Grove, IL | Mount Carmel, IL | Mount Carroll, IL | Mount Prospect, IL | Mount Vernon, IL | Village of Mundelein, IL | Murphysboro, IL | Naperville, IL | Nauvoo, IL | New Athens, IL | Niles, IL | Normal, IL | Norridge, IL | Northbrook, IL | Oak Brook, IL | Village of Oak Lawn, IL | Oak Park, IL | O'Fallon, IL | Olympia Fields, IL | Oquawka, IL | Orland Park, IL | Oswego, IL | Ottawa, IL | Village of Palatine, IL | Palos Heights, IL | Palos Park, IL | Paris, IL | Park Ridge, IL | Paxton, IL | Pecatonica, IL | Peoria, IL | Village of Peotone, IL | Petersburg, IL | Phoenix, IL | Pittsfield, IL | Village of Plainfield, IL | Pontiac, IL | Pontoon Beach, IL | Princeton, IL | Prophetstown, IL | Quincy, IL | Red Bud, IL | Richmond, IL | Village of Richton Park, IL | Village of River Forest, IL | Village of River Grove, IL | Riverside, IL | Riverton, IL | Riverwoods, IL | Rock Island, IL | Rockford, IL | Village of Rockton, IL | Rolling Meadows, IL | Village of Romeoville, IL | Village of Roselle, IL | Rochelle, IL | Village of Roscoe, IL | Sadorus, IL | Saint Charles, IL | Salem, IL | Sandwich, IL | Savanna, IL | Village of Savoy, IL | Village of Schaumburg, IL | Village of Schiller Park, IL | Shelbyville, IL | Shiloh, IL | Village of Skokie, IL | Village of Sleepy Hollow, IL | South Holland, IL | Village of South Jacksonville, IL | Spring Valley, IL | Springfield, IL | Staunton, IL | Streamwood, IL | Streator, IL | Village of Sugar Grove, IL | Sullivan, IL | Sycamore, IL | Village of Tinley Park, IL | Tower Lakes, IL | Tuscola, IL | Urbana, IL | Village of North Utica, IL | Vandalia, IL | Village of Vernon Hills, IL | Village of Villa Park, IL | Waterloo, IL | Waukegan, IL | West Chicago, IL | Village of West Dundee, IL | West Frankfort, IL | Village of Western Springs, IL | Village of Westmont, IL | Wheaton, IL | Village of Wheeling, IL | Village of Williamsville, IL | Village of Willowbrook, IL | Willow Springs, IL | Wilmette, IL | Village of Winnetka, IL | Wood Dale, IL | Wood River, IL | Woodstock, IL | Village of Worth, IL | Yorkville

Does Illinois observe Daylight Saving Time?

Like most states in the USA, Daylight-SavingTime ( DST ) is observed in Illinois, where thetime is shifted forward by 1 hour to Central Daylight Time ( CDT );  which is 5 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time ( GMT-5 ).

After the Summer months the time inIllinois is shiftedback by 1 hour to US Central Standard Time (CST) or (GMT-6)


DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME

  • Daylight Saving Time began: Sunday 8 March 2020  02:00 local time. Clocks went forward one hour.
  • Daylight Saving Time ends: Sunday 1 November 2020 02:00 local time. Clocks go back one hour.

USA and Canada past and future DST schedules here

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