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