Knowing current local time in Split Croatia and time zone in advance will be helpful to plan your travel to your destination.

When planning your international flight it helps to choose the flight that is most convenient to you.

You need to take some care when planning trips in different time zones. You may miss some travel details when traveling but you simply must understand what will be the correct local time in Split Croatia.

Be informed on time zones as crossing the international date boundary can cause confusion about on what date you’ll arrive.

It’s helpful to avoid well known Jet lag, unpleasant difference between your body clock and the local time in Split Croatia. Find out time difference between Split and other locations!

Current Local Time In Split

Time zone in Split is in so called Central European Time (CET) with 1 hour ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).

From Sunday, 29 Mar, 2015 at 02:00, Split will enter in CEST Central European Summer Time, with 2 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).

Split time zones

Central European summer time (CEST) is a daylight savings time (DST) when the clocks move forward 1 hour in the spring and back in the autumn to make better use of daylight.

In Split Croatia this year (2015), DST starts from March 29th to 25 Oct 2015 when daylight saving time ends.

Daylight saving time changes do not necessarily occur on the same date every year. For example:

2016 DST Starts (Clock forward) on Sunday, 27 March, 02:00, DST Ends (Clock backward) on Sunday, 30 October, 03:00

Time zone in Split Croatia

  • Official Name: Republic of Croatia
  • Lat/long: 43°31’N / 16°26’E
  • Land Area: 56,538 sq km (21,829 sq miles)
  • Climate: Mediterranean and continental
  • Currency: Kuna (HRK)
  • Languages: Croatian
  • Dial Codes: +385
  • Islands: 1185
  • Coastline: 5,835 km

Local Weather in Split

When planning your Split Dalmatia vacations, it’s a good idea to check weather conditions in various parts of Croatia to choose the right season when to go there.

While coastal regions enjoy a Mediterranean climate with hot and dry summers (average temperature is around 26°C/79°F) and very mild winters (minimum temperatures are around 4°C/39°F).

Inland a continental climate is predominant with hot summers and cold winters. Snow is normal in the continental part of the Croatian, but less common along the Adriatic coast. On some islands like Hvar, it’s snowing very rarely.

Split Croatia Sunrise, Sunset And Moon times

For sunbathing lovers it will be important to know all about sunrise and sunset. Split boasts over 2.633 sunshine hours annually (almost 110 days).

Night, Twilights and Dailight times in Split
Night, Twilights and Dailight times in Split

For romantic souls and couples in love, will be exciting to know about moon-rise, moon-set and moon phases. Find out all about sun and moon position in Split during the year!

Holidays In Split Croatia in 2015

On the list below you will find all holidays in Croatia by month and date. It can be useful to know them as sometimes some services (bus, ferry, museums) will be reduced or even non operating.

Date Weekday Holiday name Holiday type
Jan 1 Thursday New Year’s Day National holiday
Jan 6 Tuesday Epiphany National holiday
Mar 20 Friday March equinox Season
Apr 5 Sunday Easter Day National holiday
Apr 6 Monday Easter Monday National holiday
May 1 Friday Labor Day / May Day National holiday
Jun 4 Thursday Corpus Christi National holiday
Jun 21 Sunday June Solstice Season
Jun 22 Monday Day of Antifascist Struggle National holiday
Jun 25 Thursday Statehood Day National holiday
Aug 5 Wednesday Homeland Thanksgiving Day National holiday
Aug 15 Saturday Assumption of Mary National holiday
Sep 23 Wednesday September equinox Season
Oct 8 Thursday Independence Day National holiday
Nov 1 Sunday All Saints’ Day National holiday
Dec 22 Tuesday December Solstice Season
Dec 25 Friday Christmas Day National holiday
Dec 26 Saturday St Stephen’s Day National holiday
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