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North Carolina Time

What time zone iscNorth Carolina in?

North Carolina 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 ).

Current North Carolina Time (Eastern Time)

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

Does North Carolina observe Daylight Saving Time?

Like most states in the USA, Daylight-Saving Time ( DST ) is observed in North Carolina , 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 North Carolina is shifted back by 1 hour to US Eastern Standard Time (EST) or (GMT-5).

USA & Canada clocks

Daylight Saving Time dates 2016

Sunday 13 March 2016 2am local time
until Sunday 6 November 2016 2am local time
see: Daylight-Saving-Time.com for details

USA and Canada Standard Time Date schedules here

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