what time is it in california right now
California is on Pacific Standard Time. To see a website that shows the time in various time standards, including Pacific Standard Time, visit: http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/.
As of March 13, 2012, the time in California, United States is 7:52 AM. Look on this website to know the different times of the country : http://www.worldtimeserver.com/current_time_in_US-CA.aspx.
The state of California is located in the Pacific Time Zone. If it is noon in New York, which is Eastern Standard Time, then it would be 9:00AM in California.
The time in California right now is 8:14 am. They are on Pacific Standard Time. This would be three hours behind east coast.