Current Local Time in Kolkata, West Bengal, India is 23:50:15

Indian Standard Time-IST

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Kolkata Time Zone

Kolkata Time ZoneIndian Standard Time
Time Zone AbbreviationIST
UTC Offset for Indian Standard TimeUTC+05:30 Hours
Is IST a Standard Time Zone?Yes
Current Local Time in Kolkata 2018-12-18 23:50:16

Calendar Today

Day of the weekTuesday
Month of the yearDecember
Number of days in this month31
Day of the year351
Week of the year51
Number of Seconds from Epoch1545157216 Seconds
Is the year 2018 a Leap Year?No
Which century we are in?21st Century
Current Millennium3rd millennium
Calendar Type Gregorian Calendar
Date Format followed in Kolkatamonth - date - year

Twilights in Kolkata today

Civil Twilight Start Time2018-12-18 05:46:48
Civil Twilight End Time2018-12-18 17:21:12
Nautical Twilight Start Time2018-12-18 05:18:49
Nautical Twilight End Time2018-12-18 17:49:10
Astronomical Twilight Start Time2018-12-18 04:51:15
Astronomical Twilight End Time2018-12-18 18:16:45

Kolkata: Moon Phases

New moon day2019-01-06 06:59:11
Full moon day2018-12-22 23:19:35
First Quarter of Moon2019-01-14 12:16:32
Last Quarter of Moon2018-12-29 15:05:19

Daylight Saving in Kolkata

Is Daylight Saving Time active in Kolkata?No
Kolkata Summer Time ZoneIST
Kolkata Winter Time ZoneIST
Daylight Time Start DateDaylight Saving Time is not observed in Kolkata, India
Daylight Time End DateDaylight Saving Time is not observed in Kolkata, India
UTC Offset for DSTUTC+05:30 Hours
UTC Offset during winterUTC+05:30 Hours

Kolkata Weather update today

Current Temperature in Kolkata15 Degree Celcius
Atmospheric Pressure in Kolkata1016 hPa
Kolkata Humidity Percentage87%
Wind Speed in Kolkata2.1 Miles Per Hour
Wind Direction in Kolkata320 Degrees
Ultraviolet Index (UV Index)67.01

Kolkata: Sunrise Time & Sunset Time

Sunrise Time in Kolkata2018-12-18 06:11:01
Sunset Time Today in Kolkata2018-12-18 16:56:59
Noon Time in Kolkata2018-12-18 11:34:01
Duration of the daytime today in Kolkata10 Hours-45 Minutes -58 Seconds

Kolkata: Moonrise Time & Moonset Time

Moonrise Time Today in Kolkata2018-12-18 13:35:40
Moonset Time Today in Kolkata2018-12-18 01:29:42

About Kolkata

Name of the CityKolkata, West Bengal, India
Two Letter Country code of India (ISO 3166-1 alpha-2)IN
Three letter Country code of India (ISO 3166-1 alpha-3)IND
Kolkata Latitude22.56
Kolkata Longitude
88.36
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World Clock - Kolkata, a Descriptive Guide

Kolkata is a city in the country of India, that lies in Longitude 88.36 and Latitude 22.56. Kolkata lies in the time zone Indian Standard Time.

A Time Zone is a Geographical Area that follows the same time in all the points including Cities, Towns inside that geographical area.

Kolkata has an UTC Offset/GMT Offset of UTC+5:30.

UTC Offset is the time difference between the time at particular place and the UTC - Coordinated Universal Time.

Our Kolkata time zone converter helps you to convert Kolkata time, to local time in other time zones.

There is a also a generic Time Zone Converter, which converts from any Time Zone to any other Time zone including Kolkata time.

Daylight Saving Time in Kolkata

In Several countries, During Summer to get more sunlight in the evening times the clock is advanced by 1 hour.

During Winter the clocks are again reversed back by one hour. Daylight Saving Time promotes more activity in the evening and is beneficial especially for the working community. Daylight saving time(DST) is also called as Summer Time in several parts of the world.

Kolkata does not follow daylight saving time.

Kolkata has a population of 4631392 people.

To dial to Kolkata, India please refer to our Calling Codes Guide


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