What Time Is It In Reno?

What is the current time in Reno, Nevada

The current time in Reno, Nevada is

12:31 PM

The date is June 14, 2024

Quick facts

  • Reno is 7:00 behind GMT right now
  • Reno's time zone is Pacific Time

What Time Zone is Reno, Nevada In?

Reno is in Pacific Time time zone, also sometimes abbreviated to PT. There are many cities and states in this time zone. This time zone consists of two "sub" time zones: PST and PDT. It is one or the other, depending on the time of year. In PT, 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 3:31 PM 2:31 PM 12:31 PM 12:31 PM
24-hour time 15:31 14:31 12:31 12:31
Military time 1531 1431 1231 1231

Winter in Reno brings cold and snowy weather, but also the Reno Ice Rink and Santa Pub Crawl. Spring is mild and rainy, but also hosts the Reno River Festival and Earth Day. Summer is hot and dry, but also features Artown and Hot August Nights. Fall is mild and sunny, but also offers the Great Reno Balloon Race and Reno Air Races. Compared to other cities in Nevada, Reno's events and traditions are diverse and controversial. I'll keep this to a time & travel website but the history brothels live on. However, historical monuments and tourist traps are spread out throughout the state for the entire family like Lake Tahoe only an hour away. Suburbs such as Sparks, Sun Valley, and Verdi are all within a 30-minute drive from Reno.


  • Average temperature: 30-50°F
  • Climate: Cold and snowy
  • Unique traditions and events: Reno Ice Rink, Reno Santa Pub Crawl, and Reno Wine Walk
  • Average daylight: 9 hours


  • Average temperature: 50-70°F
  • Climate: Mild and rainy
  • Unique traditions and events: Reno River Festival, Reno Earth Day, and Reno Craft Beer Week
  • Average daylight: 12 hours


  • Average temperature: 80-95°F
  • Climate: Hot and dry
  • Unique traditions and events: Artown, Hot August Nights, and Reno Rodeo
  • Average daylight: 14 hours


  • Average temperature: 50-70°F
  • Climate: Mild and sunny
  • Unique traditions and events: Great Reno Balloon Race, Reno Air Races, and Reno Celtic Celebration
  • Average daylight: 11 hours

Reno is a city located in the western part of the state of Nevada, in the Pacific Time Zone. It is 8 hours behind Coordinated Universal Time (UTC-8). The nearest timezone border is approximately 40 miles to the east, where the Mountain Time Zone begins. The respective travel time to the nearest states are approximately 2 hours to California and 4 hours to Oregon. The neighboring cities include Sparks, Sun Valley, and Verdi. It would take approximately 40 hours to drive from Reno to the east coast of the United States. Learn more about traveling to Reno and explore all the exciting things this city has to offer.

Destination Distance (mi) Time to Drive (hrs) Timezone Change (hrs)
Yosemite National Park 200 4 -1
White House in Washington D.C. 2,400 48 +3
Denali National Park 3,200 64 -4
Las Vegas Strip 440 8.8 -1
Citizens Bank Park 2,500 50 +3
Niagara Falls 2,200 44 +3
Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco 220 4.4 -1
Yellowstone 600 12 -1
Manhattan 2,800 56 +3
Grand Canyon 700 14 -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 Reno 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 11:01 PM 23:01 2301
Philadelphia Pennsylvania Eastern Time 11:01 PM 23:01 2301
Boston Massachusetts Eastern Time 11:01 PM 23:01 2301
Chicago Illinois Central Time 10:01 PM 22:01 2201
Phoenix Arizona Mountain Time 8:01 PM 20:01 2001
Los Angeles California Pacific Time 8:01 PM 20:01 2001

Fast Facts About Reno

What time zone is Reno in?

Reno is in the Pacific Time time zone

What is Reno time compared to UTC?

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