What Time is It in South Carolina?

To know what time it is in South Carolina, it helps to know what time it is where you are. Both North and South Carolina are both a part of the U.S. Eastern Time Zone. This is the same time zone as New York. If you live in the Central Time Zone, like most of Texas, the Carolinas would be one hour ahead of you. So if it’s noon in South Carolina, it’s 11:00 your time. If you live in the Mountain Time Zone, like Colorado, the Carolinas would be two hours ahead of you. And finally, if you live on the west coast, like California, the Carolinas would be three hours ahead of you. A helpful online tool to keep track of exactly what time it is where is