Iowa Time

Current local time and time zone

Daylight Saving Time (DST) rules

Iowa is in the Central Time Zone in the United States of America (USA).  US Central Standard Time ( CST ) is 6 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time ( GMT-6 ).

Current Iowa Time (Central Time)


Current time now in Time Zone: America Chicago (USA Central Time)

Does Iowa observe Daylight Saving Time?

Like most states in the USA, Daylight-Saving Time ( DST ) is observed in Iowa , where the time 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 in Iowa is shifted back 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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