The Time in Oregon
The majority and most significant locations in Oregon are located in the Pacific Time Zone but there is a small portion of Oregon that is located in Mountain Time Zone due to its close proximity with Boise, Idaho.
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What Time Is It In Oregon? There Are 2 Time Zones
Only the northern 3/4 of Malheur County is in the Mountain Time Zone. The southern part of Malheur County is in the Pacific Time Zone. The part of Malheur County that is in the Mountain Time Zone includes its largest city which is Ontario and the county seat which is Vale. These locations choose to be in the Mountain Time Zone due to the close proximity to Boise, Idaho.
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The 2 Time Zones in Oregon
|Time Zone||Major Cities|
|Mountain Time||Adrian, Nyssa, Ontario, Vale|
|Pacific Time||Albany, Aloha, Beaverton, Bend, Corvallis, Eugene, Grants Pass, Gresham, Hillsboro, Keizer, Lake Oswego, McMinnville, Medford, Oregon City, Portland, Redmond, Salem, Springfield, Tigard, Tualatin, West Linn|
Time Zone Data
|Standard Time||Daylight Saving Time|
|Mountain Standard Time||MST||GMT -7||Mountain Daylight Time||MDT||GMT -6|
|Pacific Standard Time||PST||GMT -8||Pacific Daylight Time||PDT||GMT -7|
| Notice how there is a small section of yellow on the right side (eastern) part of Oregon. The yellow indicates those locations are in the |
Mountain Time Zone. The left side (western) part of the map shows those locations in the
Pacific Time Zone.
Daylight Saving Time
All of Oregon observes daylight saving time (DST).
Daylight saving time (DST) schedule:
→ At 2 AM local time, clocks are advanced 1 hour on the second Sunday in March.
→ At 2 AM local time, clocks go back 1 hour on the first Sunday in November.
Oregon Time Zone Chart
By using the following time zone chart you can see the time differences between the 4 main time zones in the United States including the Mountain Time Zone (a small part of Oregon) and the Pacific Time Zone (the majority of Oregon).
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|Eastern Time||Central Time||Mountain Time||Pacific Time|
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|01:00||1:00 AM||00:00||12:00 AM||23:00||11:00 PM||22:00||10:00 PM|
|02:00||2:00 AM||01:00||1:00 AM||00:00||12:00 AM||23:00||11:00 PM|
|03:00||3:00 AM||02:00||2:00 AM||01:00||1:00 AM||00:00||12:00 AM|
|04:00||4:00 AM||03:00||3:00 AM||02:00||2:00 AM||01:00||1:00 AM|
|05:00||5:00 AM||04:00||4:00 AM||03:00||3:00 AM||02:00||2:00 AM|
|06:00||6:00 AM||05:00||5:00 AM||04:00||4:00 AM||03:00||3:00 AM|
|07:00||7:00 AM||06:00||6:00 AM||05:00||5:00 AM||04:00||4:00 AM|
|08:00||8:00 AM||07:00||7:00 AM||06:00||6:00 AM||05:00||5:00 AM|
|09:00||9:00 AM||08:00||8:00 AM||07:00||7:00 AM||06:00||6:00 AM|
|10:00||10:00 AM||09:00||9:00 AM||08:00||8:00 AM||07:00||7:00 AM|
|11:00||11:00 AM||10:00||10:00 AM||09:00||9:00 AM||08:00||8:00 AM|
|12:00||12:00 PM||11:00||11:00 AM||10:00||10:00 AM||09:00||9:00 AM|
|13:00||1:00 PM||12:00||12:00 PM||11:00||11:00 AM||10:00||10:00 AM|
|14:00||2:00 PM||13:00||1:00 PM||12:00||12:00 PM||11:00||11:00 AM|
|15:00||3:00 PM||14:00||2:00 PM||13:00||1:00 PM||12:00||12:00 PM|
|16:00||4:00 PM||15:00||3:00 PM||14:00||2:00 PM||13:00||1:00 PM|
|17:00||5:00 PM||16:00||4:00 PM||15:00||3:00 PM||14:00||2:00 PM|
|18:00||6:00 PM||17:00||5:00 PM||16:00||4:00 PM||15:00||3:00 PM|
|19:00||7:00 PM||18:00||6:00 PM||17:00||5:00 PM||16:00||4:00 PM|
|20:00||8:00 PM||19:00||7:00 PM||18:00||6:00 PM||17:00||5:00 PM|
|21:00||9:00 PM||20:00||8:00 PM||19:00||7:00 PM||18:00||6:00 PM|
|22:00||10:00 PM||21:00||9:00 PM||20:00||8:00 PM||19:00||7:00 PM|
|23:00||11:00 PM||22:00||10:00 PM||21:00||9:00 PM||20:00||8:00 PM|