Current local time and time zone
Daylight Saving Time (DST) rules
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)
Current daylight saving dates for USA
- Standard Time began: Sunday 4 November 2018 02:00 local time. Clocks went back one hour.
- Standard Time ends: Sunday 10 March 2019 02:00 local time. Clocks go forward one hour.
USA and Canada past and future DST schedules hereDaylight Saving 2018