Current time in Christchurch, New Zealand New Zealand

In Christchurch now Thursday, February 25, 2021, week 9
Now New Zealand Daylight Time (NZDT), offset UTC+13:00
New Zealand Standard Time (NZST) standard time zone, UTC+12:00 will start from Apr 4, 2021

Sunrise and sunset

Sunrise and sunset in Christchurch, Thursday, February 25, 2021
Sunrise: 07:01
Sunset: 20:23
Moon rise: 18:50
Moon set: 03:51

Daylight saving time and standard time

When the clock transition in 2021 in Christchurch, New Zealand
DST time begins at
Sunday, September 27, 2020, 02:00
Hours must be moved one hour ahead to 03:00
DST time ends at
Sunday, April 4, 2021, 03:00
Hours must be moved one hour back to 02:00

Information about Christchurch, New Zealand

Christchurch, New Zealand

Christchurch is one of the cities in New Zealand. Christchurch is located on the continent of Oceania.

Time zone in Christchurch, New Zealand define as UTC+12:00, with daylight saving time UTC+13:00 so at the moment the current time in Christchurch is 12:55 Standard time takes place after 37 days.

Continent Oceania
Country New Zealand
Capital Wellington
Latitude -43.53
Longitude 172.63
Population 363,926
Currency Dollar (NZD)
Domain .nz

The population of Christchurch is 363,926 people, which is ~ 8.56% of the total population of New Zealand.

Current time in popular cities of New Zealand

Wellington 12:55
Hamilton 12:55
New Plymouth 12:55
Auckland 12:55
Gisborne 12:55
Palmy 12:55
Whangarei 12:55
Christchurch 12:55
Napier 12:55
Timaru 12:55

Current time in different cities of New Zealand

Westport 12:55
Gisborne 12:55
Taupo 12:55
Wanaka 12:55
Milford Sound 12:55
Paraparaumu 12:55
Hokitika 12:55
Stewart Island 12:55
Thames 12:55
Waitangi 12:55

Exact Time in Christchurch website delivers the exact time in Christchurch, New Zealand. Christchurch is one of the cities in New Zealand. We are aimed at providing the most exact time in Christchurch. To do so, our online clock is synchronized with NTP-server along with an atomic clock. As a result, Getdatetime displays the most accurate local time with the time zone, second and milliseconds in a chosen country.

Additional Information

Visitors stay in touch with the accurate local time in Christchurch as well as benefit from additional useful information:
  • What date and time it is now;
  • Christchurch time zone;
  • Clock set for winter time;
  • Sunset and sunrise as well as moonrise and moonset;
  • Daytime length;
  • Brief information about Christchurch and New Zealand;
  • The exact time in other popular countries.
Christchurch uses New Zealand Standard Time (NZST) UTC+12:00 in winter and New Zealand Daylight Time (NZDT) UTC+13:00 in summer. Daylight saving time settings in Christchurch should be adjusted on Sunday, September 27, 2020, at 02:00 (1 hour forward) and on Sunday, April 4, 2021, at 03:00 (1 hour backward).