Official time in Benin - Porto-Novo

15:04:41

Benin is located in UTC+1, that is +1 hours in relation to the Greenwich Meridian.

The capital of Benin is Porto-Novo which has the same time shown above in our watch.

Timezone in Benin

Benin is located in UTC+1. Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) is divided into 24 hours, 12 of which are positive and 12 are negative.

The starting point is the Greenwich Meridian. On the right are the countries with early hours and the left those that are late.

Position of Benin

The UTC setting in Benin is defined in relation to the degree of distance of Benin from the 0 degree point.

To find Benin let's imagine the earth as a sphere, it has 360 degrees and if we divide that number by 24 hours we reach number 15, degrees an hour ago. Benin and the capital Porto-Novo are approximately the 15 degrees of Meridian.

About Benin

Benin is located on the Africa continent , is a city of Porto-Novo and the timezone is UTC+1. At this time there is no daylight saving time in Benin.


Country Benin
Capital Porto-Novo
Continent Africa
Timezone +1
Daylight time No