Current local time in Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, USA, Central Time Zone. Official Nashville timezone and time change dates for year 2020. Time zone changes for: Recent/upcoming years 2020 — 2029 2010 — 2019 2000 — 2009 1990 — 1999 1980 — 1989 1970 — 1979 Current local time in USA – Tennessee – Nashville. Current Local Time: Nashville, Tennessee is officially in the Central Time Zone: The Current Time in Nashville, Tennessee is: Sunday 9/13/2020 4:37 AM Explore Nashville's sunrise and sunset, moonrise and moonset. Check official timezones, exact actual time and daylight savings time conversion dates in 2020 for Nashville, TN, United States of America - fall time change 2020 - DST to Central Standard Time. Currently Central Daylight Time (CDT), UTC -5 Standard time (Central Standard Time (CST), UTC -6) starts November 1, 2020 The IANA time zone identifier for Nashville is America/Chicago. Time Changes in Nashville Over the Years Daylight Saving Time (DST) changes do not necessarily occur on the same date every year. Exact time in Nashville time zone now. Get Nashville's weather and area codes, time zone and DST.