Time in Peru
Peru Time (PET) is always 5 hours behind Coordinated Universal Time (UTC-5:00). Peru has only one time zone and does not observe daylight saving time. During the winter (summer in the Northern hemisphere), clocks in Lima match those in Chicago, while during the summer (winter in the Northern Hemisphere) they match clocks in New York City.
IANA time zone database
In the IANA time zone database Peru has the following time zone:
- America/Lima (PE)
- Worldtimezone.com Time zone names - Peru Time, Retrieved December 28, 2007