Amherst timezone is America/New_York (est), UTC -04:00.
The IANA timezone identifier for Amherst is America/New_York.
The winter and summer time zones are different. DST is in effect.
|Winter timezone:||UTC -05:00|
|Summer timezone:||UTC -04:00|
You need to be careful about DST while you are in Amherst.
|Day length:||12h 10m|
* The noon time is the time when the sun is at its zenith, i.e. has reached its topmost point in the sky.
|Country:||United States of America|
|Country name:||United States of America|
|Country capital:||Washington, D.C.|
|Total area:||9,826,675 km²|
|Phone code (IDD):||+1|
|Currency:||United States Dollar (USD)|