Python Time tzset() Method with example

Hello dear readers! Welcome back to another edition of our tutorial on Python. In this tutorial guide, we are going to be studying about the Python Time tzset() method.

Python Time tzset() method resets the time conversion rules which is used by the library routines. The environment variable TZ specifies how it is done.


The following below is the syntax for Python Time tzset() method -


Parameter Details

  • NA

Return Value

This function does not return any value.


The following below is a simple example -

import time
import os

os.environ['TZ'] = 'EST+05EDT,M4.1.0,M10.5.0'
print time.strftime('%X %x %Z')

os.environ['TZ'] = 'AEST-10AEDT-11,M10.5.0,M3.5.0'
print time.strftime('%X %x %Z')

Below is the output of the above example -

23:05:51 07/17/20 EDT
13:05:51 07/18/20 AEST

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