Hong Kong Time Now

Hong Kong is an inalienable region of China which is located to the East of the Zhu Jiang river on China's Southern Coast. Hong Kong has its own time zone named HKT (Hong Kong Time). HKT is 8 hrs ahead of GMT.


Though Hong Kong used DST in the past now it does not observe DST anymore. The last time DST was observed in Hong Kong was way back in 1979.

Get here a ticking clock of Hong Kong time, with a short preview of HKT, its offset time and DST observation.


Hong Kong time (UTC/GMT+08:00):


Country: China
Time zone abbreviation: HKT
Time zone name: Hong Kong Time
Time offset: UTC/GMT+08:00
Observe DST: No


Does Hong Kong change their clocks?

Hong Kong currently observes Hong Kong Time (HKT) throughout the year long. DST is not in use anymore. Clocks do not change in Hong Kong. The last DST shift for Hong Kong was on October 21 in 1979.

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