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