Current time in WAT: Tuesday 23rd of April 2019, 04:56 PM WAT Time zone offset: UTC/GMT +1 WAT (West Africa Time) is used in the following countries:Angola Benin Cameroon Central African Republic Chad Congo Congo Dem. Rep. Equatorial Guinea Gabon Niger Nigeria Cities in WAT time zone (partial list):Luanda Porto Novo Yaounde Bangui Ndjamena Brazzaville Kinshasa Malabo Libreville Niamey Abuja Time difference between West Africa Time and other major time zones:Time zoneTime differenceAEST - Australian Eastern Standard TimeAEST is 9 hours ahead of WAT. CET - Central European TimeThere is no time difference between CET and WAT. CST - Central Standard TimeCST is 7 hours behind WAT. EST - Eastern Standard TimeEST is 6 hours behind WAT. GMT - Greenwich Mean TimeGMT is 1 hour behind WAT. HST - Hawaii-Aleutian Standard TimeHST is 11 hours behind WAT. IST - India Standard TimeIST is 4 hours, 30 minutes ahead of WAT. MST - Mountain Standard TimeMST is 8 hours behind WAT. PST - Pacific Standard TimePST is 9 hours behind WAT.