How To Configure Time Zone Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver


Step 1: Set and configure time zone

1.1 List available time zones

sudo timedatectl list-timezones
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1.2 Set the time zone

sudo timedatectl set-timezone Europe/Stockholm

1.3 Verify time and time zone

sudo timedatectl
steken@plex:~$ sudo timedatectl set-timezone Europe/Stockholm
steken@plex:~$ sudo timedatectl
                      Local time: Sun 2018-10-21 14:53:49 CEST
                  Universal time: Sun 2018-10-21 12:53:49 UTC
                        RTC time: Sun 2018-10-21 12:53:49
                       Time zone: Europe/Stockholm (CEST, +0200)
       System clock synchronized: yes
systemd-timesyncd.service active: yes
                 RTC in local TZ: no