Current time in Orkney Islands, United Kingdom United Kingdom

In Orkney Islands now Wednesday, March 3, 2021, week 10
Now Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), offset UTC-00:00
Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) standard time zone

Sunrise and sunset

Sunrise and sunset in Orkney Islands, Wednesday, March 3, 2021
Sunrise: 07:01
Sunset: 17:46
Moon rise: 00:00
Moon set: 08:34

Daylight saving time and standard time

When the clock transition in 2021 in Orkney Islands, United Kingdom
DST time ends at
Sunday, October 25, 2020, 02:00
Hours must be moved one hour back to 01:00
DST time begins at
Sunday, March 28, 2021, 01:00
Hours must be moved one hour ahead to 02:00

Information about Orkney Islands, United Kingdom

Orkney Islands, United Kingdom

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

Time zone in Orkney Islands, United Kingdom define as UTC-00:00, with daylight saving time UTC+01:00 so at the moment the current time in Orkney Islands is 15:31 Daylight saving time takes place after 24 days.

Continent Europe
Country United Kingdom
Capital London
Latitude 59.00
Longitude -3.00
Population 21,850
Currency Pound (GBP)
Domain .uk

The population of Orkney Islands is 21,850 people, which is ~ 0.04% of the total population of United Kingdom.

Current time in popular cities of United Kingdom

Leicester 15:31
Gloucester 15:31
Liverpool 15:31
Chester 15:31
Brum 15:31
Bath 15:31
Northampton 15:31
Medway 15:31
Swansea 15:31
Norwich 15:31

Current time in different cities of United Kingdom

Exeter 15:31
St Andrews 15:31
Coventry 15:31
Kings Lynn 15:31
Darlington 15:31
Harrogate 15:31
Bembridge 15:31
Brandon 15:31
Plymouth 15:31
Newcastle 15:31

Exact Time in Orkney Islands website delivers the exact time in Orkney Islands, United Kingdom. Orkney Islands is one of the cities in United Kingdom. We are aimed at providing the most exact time in Orkney Islands. 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

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  • The exact time in other popular countries.
Orkney Islands 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 Orkney Islands should be adjusted on Sunday, March 28, 2021, at 01:00 (1 hour forward) and on Sunday, October 25, 2020, at 02:00 (1 hour backward).