Time & date: Apple Watch on watchOS 4

Learn how to set up the time and date on Apple watchOS 4.




Auto-update time (NITZ)

Your Watch automatically syncs its date and time with your iPhone.


Set time & date

  1. From the watch face, press the Digital Crown to open the apps list.
  2. Tap Settings > Time.
  3. Tap to adjust up to an hour ahead of the current time. All alerts and notifications will still come in at the correct time.