Official time in Nigeria - Abuja

01:03:04

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

The capital of Nigeria is Abuja which has the same time shown above in our watch.

Timezone in Nigeria

Nigeria 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 Nigeria

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

To find Nigeria 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. Nigeria and the capital Abuja are approximately the 15 degrees of Meridian.

About Nigeria

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


Country Nigeria
Capital Abuja
Continent Africa
Timezone +1
Daylight Time No