Current time in Edinburgh, United Kingdom United Kingdom

In Edinburgh now Wednesday, April 21, 2021, week 17
Now British Summer Time (British Standard Time from Feb 1968 to Oct 1971) (BST), offset UTC+01:00
Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) standard time zone, UTC-00:00 will start from Oct 31, 2021

Sunrise and sunset

Sunrise and sunset in Edinburgh, Wednesday, April 21, 2021
Sunrise: 05:51
Sunset: 20:31
Moon rise: 12:18
Moon set: 04:39

Daylight saving time and standard time

When the clock transition in 2021 in Edinburgh, United Kingdom
DST time begins at
Sunday, March 28, 2021, 01:00
Hours must be moved one hour ahead to 02:00
DST time ends at
Sunday, October 31, 2021, 02:00
Hours must be moved one hour back to 01:00

Information about Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh is one of the cities in United Kingdom. Edinburgh is located on the continent of Europe.

Time zone in Edinburgh, United Kingdom define as UTC-00:00, with daylight saving time UTC+01:00 so at the moment the current time in Edinburgh is 08:56 Standard time takes place after 192 days.

Continent Europe
Country United Kingdom
Capital London
Latitude 55.95
Longitude -3.20
Population 464,990
Currency Pound (GBP)
Domain .uk

The population of Edinburgh is 464,990 people, which is ~ 0.75% of the total population of United Kingdom.

Current time in popular cities of United Kingdom

High Wycombe 08:56
Grimsby 08:56
Bournemouth 08:56
Bristol 08:56
Cambridge 08:56
Coventry 08:56
Carlisle 08:56
Gloucester 08:56
Portsmouth 08:56
Oxford 08:56

Current time in different cities of United Kingdom

Gloucester 08:56
Perth 08:56
Plymouth 08:56
Manchester 08:56
Cardiff 08:56
Coventry 08:56
Ashford 08:56
Portsmouth 08:56
Fairlie 08:56
Bristol 08:56

Exact Time in Edinburgh website delivers the exact time in Edinburgh, United Kingdom. Edinburgh is one of the cities in United Kingdom. We are aimed at providing the most exact time in Edinburgh. 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 Edinburgh as well as benefit from additional useful information:
  • What date and time it is now;
  • Edinburgh time zone;
  • Clock set for winter time;
  • Sunset and sunrise as well as moonrise and moonset;
  • Daytime length;
  • Brief information about Edinburgh and United Kingdom;
  • The exact time in other popular countries.
Edinburgh uses Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) UTC-00:00 in winter and British Summer Time (British Standard Time from Feb 1968 to Oct 1971) (BST) UTC+01:00 in summer. Daylight saving time settings in Edinburgh should be adjusted on Sunday, March 28, 2021, at 01:00 (1 hour forward) and on Sunday, October 31, 2021, at 02:00 (1 hour backward).