Current time on the continent Africa

The WorldInfoTravel website provides information about the exact time in 57 countries on the continent Africa

Select the country you are interested in to find out the exact time in this country and city, sunrise and sunset times, as well as basic information about the country

#CityNumber of citiesTime in the capitalTimezoneStandard/DST times
1 Algeria3119:23 (Algiers)UTC+01:00 (cet) -
2 Angola2419:23 (Luanda)UTC+01:00 (wat) -
3 Benin619:23 (Cotonou)UTC+01:00 (wat) -
4 Botswana1220:23 (Gaborone)UTC+02:00 (cat) -
5 Burkina Faso2018:23 (Ouagadougou)UTC+00:00 (gmt) -
6 Burundi320:23 (Bujumbura)UTC+02:00 (cat) -
7 Cameroon1819:23 (Yaounde)UTC+01:00 (wat) -
8 Cape Verde217:23 (Praia)UTC-01:00 (unknown) -
9 Central African Republic1919:23 (Bangui)UTC+01:00 (wat) -
10 Chad1819:23 (N’Djamena)UTC+01:00 (wat) -
11 Comoros221:23 (Moroni)UTC+03:00 (eat) -
12 Congo1119:23 (Brazzaville)UTC+01:00 (wat) -
13 Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Congo4319:23 (Kinshasa)UTC+01:00 (wat) -
14 Cote d'Ivoire2418:23 (Yamoussoukro)UTC+00:00 (gmt) -
15 Djibouti321:23 (Obock Region)UTC+03:00 (eat) -
16 Egypt1520:23 (Cairo)UTC+02:00 (eet) -
17 Equatorial Guinea219:23 (Malabo)UTC+01:00 (wat) -
18 Eritrea421:23 (Asmara)UTC+03:00 (eat) -
19 Ethiopia3221:23 (Addis Ababa)UTC+03:00 (eat) -
20 Gabon2419:23 (Libreville)UTC+01:00 (wat) -
21 Gambia118:23 (Banjul)UTC+00:00 (gmt) -
22 Ghana518:23 (Accra)UTC+00:00 (gmt) -
23 Guinea1118:23 (Conakry)UTC+00:00 (gmt) -
24 Guinea-Bissau218:23 (Bissau)UTC+00:00 (gmt) -
25 Kenya2121:23 (Nairobi)UTC+03:00 (eat) -
26 Lesotho720:23 (Maseru)UTC+02:00 (sast) -
27 Liberia318:23 (Monrovia)UTC+00:00 (gmt) -
28 Libya1420:23 (Tripoli)UTC+02:00 (cet) -
29 Madagascar4121:23 (Antananarivo)UTC+03:00 (eat) -
30 Malawi820:23 (Lilongwe)UTC+02:00 (cat) -
31 Mali918:23 (Sikasso)UTC+00:00 (gmt) -
32 Mauritania1218:23 (Nouakchott)UTC+00:00 (gmt) -
33 Mauritius122:23 (Rodrigues)UTC+04:00 (unknown) -
34 Morocco2319:23 (Rabat)UTC+01:00 (unknown) Sunday, 11 Apr. 2021,
Sunday, 16 May. 2021
35 Mozambique1720:23 (Maputo)UTC+02:00 (cat) -
36 Namibia1720:23 (Windhoek)UTC+02:00 (cat) -
37 Niger519:23 (Niamey)UTC+01:00 (wat) -
38 Nigeria2519:23 (Abuja)UTC+01:00 (wat) -
39 Rwanda320:23 (Kigali)UTC+02:00 (cat) -
40 Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha218:23 (Jamestown)UTC+00:00 (gmt) -
41 Sao Tome and Principe218:23 (Sao Tome)UTC+00:00 (gmt) -
42 Senegal1018:23 (Dakar)UTC+00:00 (gmt) -
43 Seychelles122:23 (Inner Islands)UTC+04:00 (unknown) -
44 Sierra Leone618:23 (Freetown)UTC+00:00 (gmt) -
45 Somalia1521:23 (Mogadishu)UTC+03:00 (eat) -
46 South Africa5620:23 (Pretoria)UTC+02:00 (sast) -
47 South Sudan420:23 (Juba)UTC+02:00 (cat) Sunday, 31 Jan. 2021,
Thursday, 19 May. 2022
48 Sudan1320:23 (Khartoum)UTC+02:00 (cat) -
49 Swaziland120:23 (Manzini)UTC+02:00 (sast) -
50 Tanzania, United Republic of Tanzania2421:23 (Dodoma)UTC+03:00 (eat) -
51 Togo218:23 (Lome)UTC+00:00 (gmt) -
52 Tunisia719:23 (Tunis)UTC+01:00 (cet) -
53 Uganda1021:23 (Gulu)UTC+03:00 (eat) -
54 Western Sahara119:23 (Laayoune)UTC+01:00 (unknown) Sunday, 11 Apr. 2021,
Sunday, 16 May. 2021
55 Zambia1820:23 (Lusaka)UTC+02:00 (cat) -
56 Zimbabwe1020:23 (Harare)UTC+02:00 (cat) -

The continent of Africa

Africa is the second-largest continent after Eurasia(Europe + Asia).

  • For the time being, the population of accounts for 1.216 billion people. It is about 16% of the total Earth’s population;
  • Africa uses time zones: UTC-1UTCUTC+1UTC+2UTC+3UTC+4;
  • Africa’s total area is 30,221,532 sq km;
  • Africa consists of countries, including such large countries as Algeria, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Sudan and Libya.
  • In addition to Africa, there are also 6 continents in the world: AntarcticaAsiaEuropeNorth AmericaAustraliaSouth America.

Africa is known to be the hottest continent in the world, and the larger part of its land is occupied by deserts. The greatest desert of the planet – the Sahara – is located in the north of the continent. There is the Kalahari Desert in the south.

The continent of Africa is also famous for the world’s richest diamond fields (South Africa and Zimbabwe), and for the gold deposits (South Africa, Ghana, Mali, Republic of the Congo). Africa is rich in oil reserves as well (Nigeria and Algeria).