Time in Colombia
The exact time in Colombia is based on the time zones for Colombia. We will always try to give you the exact time for Colombia. There might be slight differences, since the time zones for Colombia might change due to daylight savings time (DST).
Time changes in Colombia 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 Colombia, and falls back one hour in the fall for Colombia. Adding an extra hour of daylight helps Colombia to improve its tourism and depend less on Colombia's electricity supplies.