Central Standard Time (CST)

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!!! Note: Currently Central Daylight Time is observed.

Central Standard Time (CST) is also known as Central Time (CT), Tiempo Central Estandar in Spanish. CST is observed in east central USA and Canada, and Central America in the Winter.

Regions observe CST in Winter:
• USA: Wisconsin, Illinois, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Missouri, Iowa, Minnesota, Most Texas, Most Kansas, East Nebraska, East part of South Dakota, East part of North Dakota, West Tennessee, West Kentucky.
• Canada: Manitoba, Nunavut, West Ontario.
• Mexico: Most Mexico except the northwestern region.

Regions observe CST all year long:
• Saskatchewan, Canada
• Atikokan, New Osnaburgh, Pickle Lake of Ontario, Canada

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Except those regions that use CST all year long, AST starts at 2 AM on the first Sunday of November each year, turn the clock 1 hour back to 1 AM at that time, and CST ends at 2 AM on the second Sunday in March each year, turn the clock 1 hour forward to 3 AM at that time.

The Start and End dates of CST Time in coming years:
Winter Start Date End Date
2017 - 20182:00 AM, November 5, 20172:00 AM, March 11, 2018

US, Canada, Mexico Time Zones

Atlantic Daylight Time (ADT)Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)Central Daylight Time (CDT)Mountain Daylight Time (MDT)Pacific Daylight Time (PDT)Alaska Daylight Time (AKDT)Hawaii TimeArizonaSaskatoonNew YorkTorontoMexico CitySan FranciscoChicagoHoustonMiamiPhoenixHalifaxDenverMonterreyChihuahua


Europe Time Zones

Greenwich Mean Time (GMT)British Summer Time (BST)Western European Summer Time (WEST)Central European Summer Time (CEST)Eastern European Summer Time (EEST)LondonParisBerlinAthensWarsawKievBelarusMoscowMadridStockholmAmsterdamIstanbul


Australia, New Zealand Time Zones

AESTAEDTACDTACSTAWSTNew Zealand Daylight Time (NZDT)QueenslandAdelaideBrisbaneCanberraMelbournePerthSydneyAucklandFijiSolomon IslandsPapua New Guinea


Asia Time Zones

IndiaPakistanChinaUAEJapanKoreaPhilippinesThailandHong KongTaiwanMalaysiaSingaporeJakartaBangladeshSri LankaNepalKuwaitSaudi ArabiaViet NamOmanIsraelJordanBeijingBangaloreKuala LumpurManilaTokyoSeoulKarachiDubai


Africa Time Zones

West Africa Time (WAT)Central Africa Time (CAT)East Africa Time (EAT)EgyptNigeriaKenyaGhanaMoroccoTanzaniaEthiopiaUgandaSouth AfricaCairoAlgiersCasablancaAccraLagosCape TownNairobi


South America Time Zones

BrazilArgentinaChilePeruEcuadorColombiaVenezuelaPanamaPuerto RicoSão PauloManausRio de JaneiroBuenos AiresSantiagoLimaQuitoBogotaCaracas


Russia Time Zones

MoscowNovosibirskYekaterinburgOmskSt PetersburgKazanIrkutskChitaVladivostokSochiAlmatyKyrgyzstanUzbekistanTajikistan