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