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