What Time Is It In Bozeman?

What is the current time in Bozeman, Montana

The current time in Bozeman, Montana is

1:50 PM

The date is May 28, 2023

Quick facts

  • Bozeman is 7:00 behind GMT right now
  • Bozeman's time zone is Mountain Time

What Time Zone is Bozeman, Montana In?

Bozeman is in Mountain Time time zone, also sometimes abbreviated to MT. There are many cities and states in this time zone. This time zone consists of two "sub" time zones: MST and MDT. It is one or the other, depending on the time of year. In MT, clocks are typically moved forward and backwards anually (once forward and once backward every year).

Timezone Pacific Mountain Central Eastern
GMT Offset -7:00 -7:00 -5:00 -4:00
12-hour time 4:50 PM 3:50 PM 1:50 PM 1:50 PM
24-hour time 16:50 15:50 13:50 13:50
Military time 1650 1550 1350 1350

Compared to other cities in Montana, Bozeman offers a unique blend of hiking, hunting, fishing, cultural events, and academic opportunities. While it is located about 90 miles from Yellowstone (great show, btw.) National Park and 150 miles from Glacier National Park, there are several historical monuments and tourist traps within a few hours' drive, including the Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument and the Lewis and Clark Caverns State Park. For lodging and housing, it takes about 20-30 minutes to travel to suburbs such as Belgrade, Four Corners, and Livingston.


  • Average temperature: 40-60°F
  • Climate: Cool and wet with occasional snow
  • Unique traditions and events: Bozeman Craft Beer Week, Bridger Raptor Festival
  • Average daylight: 12-15 hours


  • Average temperature: 70-80°F
  • Climate: Warm and dry with occasional thunderstorms
  • Unique traditions and events: Sweet Pea Festival, Music on Main, Farmers' Market
  • Average daylight: 15-16 hours


  • Average temperature: 40-60°F
  • Climate: Cool and dry with occasional snow
  • Unique traditions and events: Bozeman Maze, Montana State University Homecoming
  • Average daylight: 11-14 hours


  • Average temperature: 10-30°F
  • Climate: Cold and snowy with occasional sub-zero temperatures
  • Unique traditions and events: Bozeman Ice Festival, Christmas Stroll, Bridger Bowl Ski Area
  • Average daylight: 8-10 hours

Bozeman is a city located in the southwestern part of Montana, in the Mountain Time Zone. It is 7 hours behind Coordinated Universal Time (UTC-7). Bozeman is approximately 50 miles away from the nearest timezone border, which is the Central Time Zone. The neighboring states of Bozeman are Idaho, Wyoming, North Dakota, and South Dakota. The nearest cities to Bozeman are Billings, Butte, Helena, and Missoula. It would take approximately 40 hours to drive from Bozeman to the east coast of the United States. Learn more about traveling to Bozeman and explore the beautiful landscapes of Montana.

Nearest Counties | Corresponding Zip Codes --- | --- Gallatin County | 59715, 59718, 59719, 59771, 59772 Park County | 59047, 59068, 59086, 59087, 59089 Madison County | 59720, 59721, 59724, 59725, 59727 Jefferson County | 59632, 59634, 59638, 59643, 59648 Broadwater County | 59644, 59645, 59648, 59649, 59650

Destination Distance (miles) Time (hours) Timezone Change (hours)
Yosemite National Park 1,015 20.3 -1
White House in Washington D.C. 1,900 38 -2
Denali National Park 2,200 44 -2
Las Vegas Strip 800 16 -1
Citizens Bank Park 2,100 42 -2
Niagara Falls 1,800 36 -2
Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco 1,000 20 -1
Yellowstone 90 1.8 0
Manhattan 2,200 44 -2
Grand Canyon 800 16 -1

Other times in the United States

The United States has four main time zones and six time zones including Alaska and Hawaii. Time can span between six hours and range from -5 UTC hours to -10 UTC, making time in Bozeman change by a 6 hour time frame in the United States. Here are the most popular current times across the USA.

City State Timezone 12-hour time 24 hour time Military time
New York City New York Eastern Time 12:07 AM 00:07 0007
Philadelphia Pennsylvania Eastern Time 12:07 AM 00:07 0007
Boston Massachusetts Eastern Time 12:07 AM 00:07 0007
Chicago Illinois Central Time 11:07 PM 23:07 2307
Phoenix Arizona Mountain Time 9:07 PM 21:07 2107
Los Angeles California Pacific Time 9:07 PM 21:07 2107

Fast Facts About Bozeman

What time zone is Bozeman in?

Bozeman is in the Mountain Time time zone

What is Bozeman time compared to UTC?

UTC or Coordinated Universal Time is the global time standard, and Bozeman is offset by -7:00.