What Time Is It In Mobile?

What is the current time in Mobile, Alabama

The current time in Mobile, Alabama is

6:46 PM

The date is May 28, 2024

Quick facts

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

What Time Zone is Mobile, Alabama In?

Mobile 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 7:46 PM 6:46 PM 4:46 PM 4:46 PM
24-hour time 19:46 18:46 16:46 16:46
Military time 1946 1846 1646 1646

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 Mobile 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 8:16 PM 20:16 2016
Philadelphia Pennsylvania Eastern Time 8:16 PM 20:16 2016
Boston Massachusetts Eastern Time 8:16 PM 20:16 2016
Chicago Illinois Central Time 7:16 PM 19:16 1916
Phoenix Arizona Mountain Time 5:16 PM 17:16 1716
Los Angeles California Pacific Time 5:16 PM 17:16 1716

Fast Facts About Mobile

What time zone is Mobile in?

Mobile is in the Central Time time zone

What is Mobile time compared to UTC?

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