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 Daylight Saving 2020