Official time in Costa Rica - San Jose

03:35:54

Costa Rica is located in UTC-6, that is -6 hours in relation to the Greenwich Meridian.

The capital of Costa Rica is San Jose which has the same time shown above in our watch.

Timezone in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is located in UTC-6. 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 Costa Rica

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

To find Costa Rica 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. Costa Rica and the capital San Jose are approximately the -90 degrees of Meridian.

About Costa Rica

Costa Rica is located on the Central America continent , is a city of San Jose and the timezone is UTC-6. At this time there is no daylight saving time in Costa Rica.


Country Costa Rica
Capital San Jose
Continent Central America
Timezone -6
Daylight Time No