PST/PDT Pacific Time Zone

Standard time and daylight time is observed by this time zone; PST Pacific Standard Time is 8 hours behind of UTC/GMT time and PDT Pacific Daylight Time is behind by 7 hours.

Pacific Daylight Time:
Thursday May 30th 12:18pm PDT
Status: Time Zone: UTC/GMT Offset:
Being Observed
PDT -07:00
Pacific Standard Time:
Thursday May 30th 11:18am PST
Status: Time Zone: UTC/GMT Offset:
Not Being Observed PST -08:00
Year: PDT Begins: PDT Ends:
2026 Sunday March 8th Sunday November 1st
2025 Sunday March 9th Sunday November 2nd
2024 Sunday March 10th Sunday November 3rd
2023 Sunday March 12th Sunday November 5th
2022 Sunday March 13th Sunday November 6th

Countries which observe the PST/PDT time zone:


  • Canada*
  • Mexico*
  • United States*

(*) indicates that the time zone is only observed in certain areas of the country. No asterisk indicates that the entire country observes this time zone.

Areas in Canada which observe the Pacific Time Zone

  • British Columbia (except eastern area)
  • Tungsten of Northwest Territories
  • Yukon

Tungsten observes PST year round and all others observe PST and PDT.

Areas in the US which observe the Pacific Time Zone

  • California
  • Idaho (northern half)
  • Oregon (except parts of Malheur County)
  • Nevada
  • Washington

All areas mentioned above observe PST and PDT.

States in Mexico which observe the Pacific Time Zone

  • Baja California

Observes PST and PDT.

Pacific Time Zone Identifiers:
(CA) America/Dawson(CA) America/Vancouver
(CA) America/Whitehorse(MX) America/Tijuana
(US) America/Los_Angeles
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