Time in Johannesburg, South Africa:

  1. Local Time
  2. Cities List
  3. Time in Johannesburg, South Africa

Information on this page:

South Africa - National Flag:

Flag of South Africa Johannesburg is a city in South Africa. The National flag of South Africa is displayed on the side.

Pictures of Johannesburg

Here are some pictures from the most popular places in Johannesburg:
Pictures of Johannesburg

Location of Johannesburg

The geographical location of Johannesburg helps us locate it using navigation systems (like GPS) using it's latitude and longitude coordinates. Here are the loation coordinates of Johannesburg:
Location of Johannesburg26°12′16″S 28°2′44″E

Time in Johannesburg - Translations:

We offer translations of the information on this page about time in Johannesburg in the following languages:

Johannesburg - Time Zone:

Time in Johannesburg, South Africa:

What time is it in Johannesburg | Time in Johannesburg | Local Time in Johannesburg | Current time in Johannesburg | Johannesburg Time Zone | Johannesburg Clock

 Thursday, 13 June 2024

Information about Johannesburg, South Africa

Johannesburg (Afrikaans pronunciation: [joˈhɑnəsˌbʏrx]) also known as Jozi, Jo'burg or eGoli, is the largest city in South Africa. Johannesburg is the provincial capital of Gauteng, the wealthiest province in South Africa, having the largest economy of any metropolitan region in Sub-Saharan Africa. The city is one of the 40 largest metropolitan areas in the world[5], and is also the world's largest city not situated on a river, lake, or coastline.[6] While Johannesburg is not officially one of South Africa's three capital cities, it does house the Constitutional Court – South Africa's highest court. Johannesburg is the source of a large-scale gold and diamond trade, due to its location on the mineral-rich Witwatersrand range of hills. Johannesburg is served by O.R. Tambo International Airport, the largest and busiest airport in Africa and a gateway for international air travel to and from the rest of southern Africa.
According to the 2007 Community Survey, the population of the municipal city[clarification needed] was 3,888,180 and the population of the Greater Johannesburg Metropolitan Area was 7,151,447.[citation needed] A broader definition of the Johannesburg metropolitan area, including Ekhuruleni, the West Rand, Soweto and Lenasia, has a population of 10,267,700.[citation needed] The municipal city's land area of 1,645 km2 (635 sq mi) is very large when compared to other cities, resulting in a moderate population density of 2,364 /km2 (6,120 /sq mi).
Johannesburg once again includes Soweto, which was a separate city from the late 1970s until the 1990s. Originally an acronym for "SOuth-WEstern TOwnships", Soweto originated as a collection of settlements on the outskirts of Johannesburg populated mostly by native African workers in the gold mining industry. Eventually incorporated into Johannesburg, the apartheid regime (in power 1949–1994) separated Soweto from the rest of Johannesburg to make it a completely Black area. Lenasia is also part of Johannesburg.
Gauteng is growing rapidly due to mass urbanisation which is a feature of many developing countries. According to the State of the Cities Report, the urban portion of Gauteng – comprised primarily of the cities of Johannesburg, Ekurhuleni (the East Rand) and Tshwane (greater Pretoria) – will be a polycentric urban region with a projected population of some 14.6 million people by 2015.[7]

What time is it in Johannesburg - Information:

This information about Johannesburg in South Africa is designed to provide information to the world community about the time in Johannesburg. Nowadays, is extremely important to coordinate Time Zones and hours difference between the various cities around the world for successful business relationships. Therefore, by taking into consideration the local time in Johannesburg you can communicate more successfully with people in South Africa, by the local time in Johannesburg. Moreover, This page is meant to answer various questions about the Johannesburg time and Johannesburg clock or South Africa time. For example:

  • What is the time in Johannesburg?
  • What time is in Johannesburg?
  • What is the local time in Johannesburg?
  • Current time in Johannesburg
  • Johannesburg - Current time
  • What is the time zone of Johannesburg?
  • Johannesburg Clock - What is it?
  • Johannesburg Time - What is?
It is also important to note that this page displays current information about the Current time in Johannesburg and local time in Johannesburg.