Flag Clock changes in South Pole, Antarctica (Amundsen-Scott station) in 2006

Next change:
Apr
5
1 hour Back

Apr 5, 2015, 3:00 AM

End DST: Sunday, March 19, 2006
 1 hour backward

Start DST: Sunday, October 1, 2006
 1 hour forward

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Mar 19

Back 1 hour

Mar 19, 2006 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, March 19, 2006, 3:00:00 AM clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, March 19, 2006, 2:00:00 AM local standard time instead

Sunrise and sunset was about 1 hour earlier on Mar 19, 2006 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and winter time.

Oct 1

Forward 1 hour

Oct 1, 2006 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, October 1, 2006, 2:00:00 AM clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 1, 2006, 3:00:00 AM local daylight time instead

Sunrise and sunset was about 1 hour later on Oct 1, 2006 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

Also called Spring Forward, summer time, and Daylight Savings Time.

Other years: 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009

Daylight Saving Time in other years

DST changes do not necessarily occur on the same date every year.

YearDST End (Clock backward)DST Start (Clock forward)
2000Sunday, March 19, 3:00 AMSunday, October 1, 2:00 AM
2001Sunday, March 18, 3:00 AMSunday, October 7, 2:00 AM
2002Sunday, March 17, 3:00 AMSunday, October 6, 2:00 AM
2003Sunday, March 16, 3:00 AMSunday, October 5, 2:00 AM
2004Sunday, March 21, 3:00 AMSunday, October 3, 2:00 AM
2005Sunday, March 20, 3:00 AMSunday, October 2, 2:00 AM
2006Sunday, March 19, 3:00 AMSunday, October 1, 2:00 AM
2007Sunday, March 18, 3:00 AMSunday, September 30, 2:00 AM
2008Sunday, April 6, 3:00 AMSunday, September 28, 2:00 AM
2009Sunday, April 5, 3:00 AMSunday, September 27, 2:00 AM
* All times are local for South Pole

Data for years before 1970 not available for South Pole, but we have earlier time zone history for McMurdo available.

Detailed time zone and clock changes in South Pole

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