WET/WEST Western European Time Zone

Standard time and summer time is observed by this time zone; WET Western European Time has the same offset as UTC/GMT time of UTC/GMT time and WEST Western European Summer Time is ahead by 1 hour.

Western European Time:
Wednesday December 12th 12:05pm WET
Status: Time Zone: UTC/GMT Offset:
Being Observed
WET No Difference
Western European Summer Time:
Wednesday December 12th 1:05pm WEST
Status: Time Zone: UTC/GMT Offset:
Not Being Observed WEST +01:00
Year: WEST Begins: WEST Ends:
2020 Sunday March 29th Sunday October 25th
2019 Sunday March 31st Sunday October 27th
2018 Sunday March 25th Sunday October 28th
2017 Sunday March 26th Sunday October 29th
2016 Sunday March 27th Sunday October 30th

Countries which observe the WET/WEST time zone:


  • Western Sahara
  • Morocco


  • Spain*
  • Faroe Islands
  • Portugal*


  • Portugal*

(*) 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.

Canary Islands of Spain and areas of Portugal other than Azores observe WET and WEST.

Western European Time Zone Identifiers:
(EH) Africa/El_Aaiun(ES) Atlantic/Canary
(FO) Atlantic/Faroe(MA) Africa/Casablanca
(PT) Atlantic/Madeira(PT) Europe/Lisbon
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