CST to PT Converter - Savvy Time (2024)

CDT/CST

CST automatically adjusted to CDT time zone, that is in use

PT/PDT

Pacific Time

GMT -7

Time Difference

Central Daylight Time is 2 hours ahead of Pacific Daylight Time
7:00 am07:00 in CDT is 5:00 am05:00 in PDT

CST to PT call time
Best time for a conference call or a meeting is between 10am-6pm in CST which corresponds to 8am-4pm in PT

7:00 am07:00 Central Daylight Time (CDT). Offset UTC -5:00 hours
5:00 am05:00 Pacific Daylight Time (PDT). Offset UTC -7:00 hours

7:00 am07:00 CDT / 5:00 am05:00 PDT

CDT PT
12am (midnight) 10pm
1am 11pm
2am 12am (midnight)
3am 1am
4am 2am
5am 3am
6am 4am
7am 5am
8am 6am
9am 7am
10am 8am
11am 9am
12pm (noon) 10am
1pm 11am
2pm 12pm (noon)
3pm 1pm
4pm 2pm
5pm 3pm
6pm 4pm
7pm 5pm
8pm 6pm
9pm 7pm
10pm 8pm
11pm 9pm
0:00 22:00
1:00 23:00
2:00 0:00
3:00 1:00
4:00 2:00
5:00 3:00
6:00 4:00
7:00 5:00
8:00 6:00
9:00 7:00
10:00 8:00
11:00 9:00
12:00 10:00
13:00 11:00
14:00 12:00
15:00 13:00
16:00 14:00
17:00 15:00
18:00 16:00
19:00 17:00
20:00 18:00
21:00 19:00
22:00 20:00
23:00 21:00

Central Standard Time

Offset: CST is 6 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) and is used in North America

Countries: It is used in following countries: Belize, Canada, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, El Salvador, United States

Principal Cities: The largest city in the CST timezone is Mexico City from Mexico with population about 12.294 million people. Other major cities in the area are Chicago, Houston, Iztapalapa, Ecatepec

French: HNC - Heure Normale du Centre

Spanish: CT - Tiempo Central Estándar, CT - Zona Centro

CST to PT Converter - Savvy Time (1)

Daylight Saving: This is a standard time zone, however during summer some places switch clocks for one hour forward when daylight saving comes into effect and observe Central Daylight Time (CDT).

CST to PT Converter - Savvy Time (2)End: Central Standard Time (CST) has ended on Sunday, March 10, 2024 at 2:00 am local time and clocks were set one hour forward to Sunday, March 10, 2024, 3:00 am local daylight time instead. Standard time ends annually the on second Sunday of March.

CST to PT Converter - Savvy Time (3)Start: Central Standard Time (CST) starts on Sunday, November 3, 2024 at 2:00 am local time and clocks are set one hour back to Sunday, November 3, 2024, 1:00 am. Standard time starts annually the on first Sunday of November.

CST representations, usage and related time zones

W3C/ISO-8601: International standard covering representation and exchange of dates and time-related data

  • -06 - basic short
  • -0600 - basic
  • -06:00 - extended

Email/RFC-2822: Internet Message Format Date Standard, typically used for timestamps in email headers

  • -0600 - sign character (-) followed by a four digit time providing hours (06) and minutes (00) of the offset. Indicates six hour and zero minutes time differences to the west of the zero meridian.

Military/NATO: Used by the U.S. military, Chinese military and others

  • Sierra - Military abbreviation for CST
  • S - short form of 'Sierra'

IANA/Olson: Reflects CST time zone boundaries defined by political bodies, primarily intended for use with computer programs and operating systems

  • America/Bahia_Banderas
  • America/Belize
  • America/Chicago
  • America/Costa_Rica
  • America/El_Salvador
  • America/Guatemala
  • America/Indiana/Knox
  • America/Indiana/Tell_City
  • America/Knox_IN
  • America/Managua
  • America/Matamoros
  • America/Menominee
  • America/Merida
  • America/Mexico_City
  • America/Monterrey
  • America/North_Dakota/Beulah
  • America/North_Dakota/Center
  • America/North_Dakota/New_Salem
  • America/Rainy_River
  • America/Rankin_Inlet
  • America/Regina
  • America/Resolute
  • America/Swift_Current
  • America/Tegucigalpa
  • America/Winnipeg
  • CST6CDT
  • Canada/Central
  • Canada/Saskatchewan
  • Mexico/General
  • US/Central
  • US/Indiana-Starke

CST Abbreviation: Several time zones share CST abbreviation and it could refer to these time zones

  • Central Standard Time - UTC -6
  • China Standard Time - UTC +8
  • Cuba Standard Time - UTC -5
  • Colombia Standard Time - UTC -5

Time zones with the GMT -6 offset:

  • CST - Central Standard Time
  • CT - Central Time
  • MDT - Mountain Daylight Time
  • EAST - Easter Island Standard Time
  • GALT - Galapagos Time
  • S - Sierra Time Zone

Pacific Time

Pacific Time (PT) is a general term used to describe the areas that observe either the Pacific Standard Time (PST) or Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) in the United States and Canada. PT also called Pacific Coast Time. PT is not static but switches between PDT and PST.

Territories observing the Pacific Time Zone are primarily in North America. It runs through the western part of Canada, the United States and the Northwestern part of Mexico.

Countries: It is used in following countries: Canada, Mexico, United States.

Principal Cities: The largest city in the PST timezone is Los Angeles from USA with population about 3.793 million people. Other major cities in the area are Vancouver, Tijuana, San Diego, San Jose.

French: HNP - Heure Normale du Pacifique

Spanish: PT - Tiempo del Pacífico, PT - Zona Noroeste

Pacific Time (PT) is a general term used to describe the areas that observe either the Pacific Standard Time (PST) or Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) in the United States and Canada. PT also called Pacific Coast Time. PT is not static but switches between PDT and PST.

Territories observing the Pacific Time Zone are primarily in North America. It runs through the western part of Canada, the United States and the Northwestern part of Mexico.

Countries: It is used in following countries: Canada, Mexico, United States.

Principal Cities: The largest city in the PST timezone is Los Angeles from USA with population about 3.793 million people. Other major cities in the area are Vancouver, Tijuana, San Diego, San Jose.

French: HNP - Heure Normale du Pacifique

Spanish: PT - Tiempo del Pacífico, PT - Zona Noroeste

PT representations, usage and related time zones

W3C/ISO-8601: International standard covering representation and exchange of dates and time-related data

  • -08 - basic short
  • -0800 - basic
  • -08:00 - extended

Email/RFC-2822: Internet Message Format Date Standard, typically used for timestamps in email headers

  • -0800 - sign character (-) followed by a four digit time providing hours (08) and minutes (00) of the offset. Indicates eight hour and zero minutes time differences to the west of the zero meridian.

Military/NATO: Used by the U.S. military, Chinese military and others

  • Uniform - Military abbreviation for PT
  • U - short form of 'Uniform'

PT Abbreviation: Several time zones share PT abbreviation and it could refer to these time zones

  • Pacific Time - UTC -8
  • Palau Time - UTC +9

Time zones with the GMT -8 offset:

  • AKDT - Alaska Daylight Time
  • PST - Pacific Standard Time
  • PT - Pacific Time
  • PST - Pitcairn Standard Time
  • U - Uniform Time Zone
CST to PT Converter - Savvy Time (2024)

FAQs

How many hours is PT from CST? ›

The Pacific Standard Time (PST) is 2 hours behind of Central Standard Time (CST).

What is 12 am CST in PST to Pacific time? ›

CST to PST Chart
CST TimePST Time
12:00 am CST (midnight)10:00 pm PST
01:00 am CST11:00 pm PST
02:00 am CST12:00 am PST (midnight)
03:00 am CST01:00 am PST
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Is CST 2 hours later than PST? ›

Central Standard Time (CST) is 2 hours ahead of Pacific Standard Time (PST). To convert CST to PST, you have to subtract two hours.

How far is ET PT time from Central time? ›

Central Time is 2 hours ahead of Pacific Time, 1 hour behind Eastern Time and New York, 6 hours behind UTC, and 7 hours behind Central European Time.

How many hours is PT time? ›

The Pacific Time Zone (PT) is a time zone encompassing parts of western Canada, the western United States, and western Mexico. Places in this zone observe standard time by subtracting eight hours from Coordinated Universal Time (UTC−08:00).

Is PT 3 hours behind? ›

Is Pacific time 3 hours behind Eastern time? Yes, Pacific Standard Time (PST) is three hours behind Eastern Standard Time (EST). Each time zone in the US moving west from EST moves back by one hour; 4pm EST is 3pm CST, 2pm MST, and 1pm PST.

What time is 9/8c in California? ›

This represents time zones. It means (usually) 9 pm in the Eastern Time Zone (and usually Pacific Time) or 8 pm Central Time. The c stands for Central.

What's my timezone in California? ›

California Is in the Pacific Time Zone

California uses Pacific Standard Time (PST) during standard time and Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) during Daylight Saving Time (DST).

What time is the Central Time converter? ›

Getting Started
Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST)
5 pm CSTis6 pm EST
6 pm CSTis7 pm EST
7 pm CSTis8 pm EST
8 pm CSTis9 pm EST
8 more rows

Is PT 2 hours behind CT? ›

Pacific Time (PT) is 2 hours behind Central Time (CT). To convert PT to CT, you have to add two hours. Pacific Time (PT) is 1 hour behind Mountain Time (MT). To convert PT to MT, you have to add one hour.

What is PT right now? ›

What time is it in Pacific Standard Time (North America) now? It is 22:40:48 right now.

Who is 8 hours ahead of CST? ›

CST is 5 hours ahead of Eastern Standard Time (EST), 7 hours ahead of Mountain Standard Time (MST), 8 hours ahead of Pacific Standard Time (PST), and 8 hours ahead of Central Standard Time (CST).

How far ahead is CST to PT? ›

Central Time is 2:00 hours ahead of Pacific Time.

Is Texas PT or ET? ›

State
StateTime Zone
Texas (TX)Most of the state: Central Standard Time (CST)
El Paso and Hudspeth Counties: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
United States Virgin Islands (USVI)Atlantic Standard Time (AST)
The USVI does not use Daylight Saving Time (DST)
73 more rows

How many time zones are there in the USA? ›

How many time zones are there in the US? There are six time zones in the US main country. The 50 US states are spread across the six standard time zones. With dependencies (inhabited and uninhabited), however, the total count comes to 11 time zones.

How many hours is PT from EST? ›

The Pacific Standard Time (PST) is 3 hours behind of Eastern Standard Time (EST).

How many hours is PDT from CST? ›

What is the difference between PDT and CST time zones? The Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) is 2 hours behind of Central Standard Time (CST).

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