Current time in Texas - central and mountain time zones
The Eastern part of Texas (most of Texas) is in the Central Time Zone in the United States. Central Standard Time ( CST ) is 6 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT-6.
Texas 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
Towns and Cities in Texas on Mountain Time
Texas and Daylight Saving
Daylight Saving Time is observed through a large part of Texas , where the time is shifted forward by 1 hour, resulting in a 5 hours and 6 hours difference behind GMT for the Eastern and Western part of Texas respectively.
After the Summer months the time in Texas is shifted back by 1 hour to standard time.