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