Time Zones > Alaska Daylight Time Zone - AKDT

Alaska Daylight Time Zone - AKDT


The current time and date right now

7:35:59 PM
Monday, August 21, 2017

UTC/GMT is 03:35 on Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Alaska Daylight Time or AKDT has a UTC offset of - 8:00. This means that the time zone is 8 hours behind Coordinated Universal Time. The time zone is primarily observed by territories in North America (Alaska) during the summer months when Daylight Saving is active. As soon as Daylight Saving ends – during the winter – some affected areas switch to Alaska Standard Time or AKST.

It is important to note that this time zone has a couple labels:

Alaska Daylight Time (AKDT)

Alaska Daylight Saving Time (ADST)

Locations in Alaska Daylight Time Zone

This time zone is active in:

North America Alaska (except Aleutian Islands)

Other time zones that use the same UTC - 8:00 offset are:

Pitcairn Standard Time (PST)

Pacific Standard Time (PST)

Uniform Time Zone (U)

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