Time in Cape Verde
The exact time in Cape Verde is based on the time zones for Cape Verde. We will always try to give you the exact time for Cape Verde. There might be slight differences, since the time zones for Cape Verde might change due to daylight savings time (DST).
Time changes in Cape Verde are usually done to adapt citizen and tourist activity to the solar cycle. This allows for greater usage of daylight, reducing dependency on electricity. That is why the time is sent ahead one hour in the spring for Cape Verde, and falls back one hour in the fall for Cape Verde. Adding an extra hour of daylight helps Cape Verde to improve its tourism and depend less on Cape Verde's electricity supplies.