Nine distinct time zones are used by Australia and their external territories. Most of Australia uses three standard time zones, Australian Eastern Standard Time, Australian Central Standard Time and Australian Western Time. AEST is 10 hours ahead of GMT, ACST is 9 1/2 hours ahead of GMT and ASWT is 8 hours ahead of GMT. This page shows the current date, time in Australia. Exact time in Australia is hours, minutes and seconds.


Find, what is the time right now for all the countries around the globe. Get the current local time in the major countries worldwide with the date and day in that country. Listed above the related cities in Australia, click to find what is the exact time in that country.