Exploring the world Clock Feature on Apple Watch

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Are you a frequent traveler who needs to keep track of time across multiple cities? If so, you’ll be thrilled to know that Apple Watch has a handy feature called World Clock. With World Clock, you can easily manage the time in 24 differnt time zones on your wrist.

The World Clock feature on Apple Watch makes it super easy to check the time in cities across the world. On the outer dial, you’ll see all the diffeent locations around the world and the inner dial will show you what time it is in each location. You can customize which cities are displayed in your Apple Watch by tapping on the globe icon and selecting your home city from a list of available options.

To make sure that your Apple Watch is always set to the correct time zone, you can enable automatic settings that will update your watch accordingly whenever you travel to a new destination. To turn on this setting, open up the Clock app on your iPhone and then select “World Clock” from the list of options. From there, select “Set Time Zone Automatically” and enter your home city when prompted.

Now that you know how to use Apple Watch’s World Clock feature, you can rest assured knowing that no matter where life takes you, you’ll be able to keep track of time in all of your favorite places!

Understanding the Apple Watch World Time Feature

The Apple Watch World Time feature is a convenient way to keep track of the time in 24 different time zones around the world. It allows you to set your Apple Watch to display the time in any of these locations, as well as your own. The outer dial on the watch face represents all of the different time zones, while the iner dial displays the current local time for each location. You can easily rotate the globe on the watch face to center it on any location and its corresponding time zone by simply tapping it. The arrow located at 6 o’clock will indicate which time zone is displayed on your watch.

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Adding a World Clock to an Apple Watch Face

To add a World Clock to your Apple Watch face, follow these steps:
1. Open the Clock app on your iPhone.
2. Tap the World Clock tab at the bottom of the screen.
3. Tap the plus sign (top right) to add a city or time zone.
4. Select your desired location from the list of available cities and time zones and tap Done when finished.
5. On your Apple Watch, open Settings > Clock > World Clock and enable it by tapping on the toggle switch so that it shows green (on).
6. Go back to the watch face and press firmly on the display until you enter customize mode.
7. Scroll down until you see World Clock, then tap on it to add it to your watch face if it is not already there.
8. You can rearrange, delete, or change settings for any of the complications in this mode by tapping and holding on them until they start jiggling and an X apears in their top left corner—tap X to delete them or drag them around to rearrange their order on your watch face as desired!

Changing the World Clock on an Apple Watch Face

To change the world clock on your Apple Watch face, press and hold the watch face to open the customization panel. Tap on the customization panel for the world clock you want to change. Use the digital crown to select the city or time zone you want to display, then tap the watch face once more to save your changes.

Removing the World Clock from an Apple Watch

To get rid of the World Clock on your Apple Watch, simply swipe to the leftmost screen, tap the location that currenty shows a World Clock time, and then turn the Digital Crown to scroll through each complication that is available for that size / location on your watch face. Once you reach the end of the list, select the “Remove” option. This will remove the complication, and you can select a different one if desired.

Can the Apple Watch Display Two Time Zones?

Yes, Apple Watch can display two time zones. With the World Clock complication, you can add up to four insets or complications that show the time from different locations around the world. To do this, open the Watch app on your iPhone and go to the ‘Face Gallery’ tab. Here, you can select a watch face and then tap ‘Customize’. You’ll then be able to add insets, such as World Clock cities, to your watch face by tapping on them. Once you’ve added them, thir times will be displayed on your Apple Watch in addition to your current local time.


In conclusion, the Apple Watch World Clock is an incredibly usefl tool for those who need to track time in multiple locations. It allows you to quickly check the time in different time zones and adjust it accordingly. You can also set your home time zone and have it automatically update based on your current location. With this app, you’ll never have to worry about missing an important meeting or appointment due to a time difference again!

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James Walker

James Walker has a deep passion for technology and is our in-house enthusiastic editor. He graduated from the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, and loves to test the latest gadgets and play with older software (something we’re still trying to figure out about himself). Hailing from Iowa, United States, James loves cats and is an avid hiker in his free time.