Pacific Daylight Time (PDT)
USA & Canada clocks
Time Zone Locator:
PDT = GMT-7 (USA & Canada)
What time is it in Pacific Daylight Time Zone?
Clock showing current local time in USA & Canada Pacific Time Zone
USA & Canada clocks are now on
- Daylight saving start: Sunday 12 March 2017 02:00 local time. Clocks go forward one hour.
- Daylight saving end: Sunday 5 November 2017 02:00 local time. Clocks go back one hour.
USA and Canada past and future DST schedules here
Pacific Time - USA + Canada
What time zone Pacific Daylight Time?
Pacific Daylight Time is the Pacific Time Zone of the United States of America (USA) and Canada. Pacific Standard Time (PST) is 8 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT-8).
Does Pacific Time observe Daylight Saving Time?
In most states in the USA and in most provinces in Canada, Daylight-Saving Time (DST) is observed. During DST PT or PDT is 7 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT-7).
After the Summer months Pacific Time is shifted back by 1 hour to US Pacific Standard Time (PST) or (GMT-8).