time zones in South America

Directions for finding times manually.

The times given below are no more accurate than the time and time zone setting of your computer. According to your computer, UTC time is  and your local time is .

A red border indicates that the government has varied the start and stop dates of daylight saving within the last decade, and the time shown may not be correct in the summer time (October to March).

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Country Add
Summer Time
(daylight saving)
Begin End
Argentina −3 −2 1 Dec. 3 March

western provinces

Bolivia −4 no    

Fernando de Noronha archipelago, other Atlantic islands

−2 no

northeastern states: Alagoas, Rio Grande do Norte, Paraíba, Pernambuco, Sergipe


southeastern states: Bahia, Ceara, Espírito Santo, Federal District, Goiás, Maranh�o, Minas Gerais, Paraná, Piauí, Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, S�o Paulo, Tocatins

−3 −2 Oct Feb

western states: Amazonas, Roraima, Rondônia, Amapá, Pará, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul

−4 no


−5 no
Chile −4 −3 15 Oct 10 Mar
Colombia −5 no
Ecuador −5 no
Falkland Islands −4 −3    
French Guiana −3 no
Guyana −3 no
Paraguay −4 −3 1 Oct 31 Mar
Peru −5 no
Surinam −3 no
Uruguay −3 no
Venezuela −4 no

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