What Time Is It In Evansville?

What is the current time in Evansville, Indiana

The current time in Evansville, Indiana is

2:35 PM

The date is April 17, 2024

Quick facts

  • Evansville is 5:00 behind GMT right now
  • Evansville's time zone is Central Time

What Time Zone is Evansville, Indiana In?

Evansville is in Central Time time zone, also sometimes abbreviated to CT. There are many cities and states in this time zone. This time zone consists of two "sub" time zones: CST and CDT. It is one or the other, depending on the time of year. In CT, 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 3:35 PM 2:35 PM 12:35 PM 12:35 PM
24-hour time 15:35 14:35 12:35 12:35
Military time 1535 1435 1235 1235

Evansville, Indiana experiences four distinct seasons with unique traditions such as the Spring Festival, HydroFest, West Side Nut Club Fall Festival, and Christmas Parade. The Evansville Otters are a historic professional baseball team playing in Evansville, home to where "Field of Dreams" was filmed and an away stop to the fan favorite, 3rd base sensation, Jake Gronsky. Within the state, popular tourist destinations such as the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Indiana Dunes National Park are located several hours away from Evansville. It would take approximately 2-3 hours to travel to suburbs such as Newburgh, Henderson, and Owensboro.


  • Average temperature: 50-70°F
  • Climate: Mild with occasional rain showers
  • Unique traditions and events: Evansville's Spring Festival is a popular event featuring live music, food vendors, and carnival rides.
  • Average daylight: 12-14 hours


  • Average temperature: 70-90°F
  • Climate: Hot and humid with occasional thunderstorms
  • Unique traditions and events: The Evansville HydroFest is a popular event featuring hydroplane boat races on the Ohio River.
  • Average daylight: 14-15 hours


  • Average temperature: 50-70°F
  • Climate: Mild with occasional rain showers
  • Unique traditions and events: The West Side Nut Club Fall Festival is a popular event featuring food vendors, carnival rides, and live music.
  • Average daylight: 10-12 hours


  • Average temperature: 20-40°F
  • Climate: Cold with occasional snowfall
  • Unique traditions and events: The Evansville Christmas Parade is a popular event featuring floats, marching bands, and Santa Claus.
  • Average daylight: 9-10 hours

Evansville is a city located in the southwestern part of Indiana, in the Central Time Zone. It is 6 hours behind Coordinated Universal Time (UTC-6). The nearest timezone border is approximately 25 miles west of the city, which is the Central Time Zone. The respective travel time to the nearest states are 2 hours to Louisville, Kentucky, and 3 hours to Nashville, Tennessee. The neighboring cities include Henderson, Kentucky, and Owensboro, Kentucky, both located across the Ohio River. It would take approximately 36 hours to drive from Evansville to Los Angeles, California, which is across America. Learn more about traveling to Evansville and explore its rich history and culture.

City Distance from Evansville (miles) Time to drive at 50 mph (hours) Timezone change (hours)
Yosemite National Park 1,965 39.3 -2
White House in Washington D.C. 670 13.4 0
Denali National Park 3,496 69.9 -4
Las Vegas Strip 1,573 31.5 -2
Citizens Bank Park 725 14.5 0
Niagara Falls 585 11.7 -1
Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco 2,100 42 -2
Yellowstone 1,200 24 -1
Manhattan 820 16.4 0
Grand Canyon 1,400 28 -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 Evansville 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 7:42 PM 19:42 1942
Philadelphia Pennsylvania Eastern Time 7:42 PM 19:42 1942
Boston Massachusetts Eastern Time 7:42 PM 19:42 1942
Chicago Illinois Central Time 6:42 PM 18:42 1842
Phoenix Arizona Mountain Time 5:42 PM 17:42 1742
Los Angeles California Pacific Time 4:42 PM 16:42 1642

Fast Facts About Evansville

What time zone is Evansville in?

Evansville is in the Central Time time zone

What is Evansville time compared to UTC?

UTC or Coordinated Universal Time is the global time standard, and Evansville is offset by -5:00.