Flag for Australia Clock changes in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia in 1999

Next change:
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5
1 hour Forward

Oct 5, 2014, 2:00 AM

End DST: Sunday, March 28, 1999
 1 hour backward

Start DST: Sunday, October 31, 1999
 1 hour forward

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Mar 28

Back 1 hour

Mar 28, 1999 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, March 28, 1999, 3:00:00 AM clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, March 28, 1999, 2:00:00 AM local standard time instead

Sunrise and sunset was about 1 hour earlier on Mar 28, 1999 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and winter time.

Oct 31

Forward 1 hour

Oct 31, 1999 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, October 31, 1999, 2:00:00 AM clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 31, 1999, 3:00:00 AM local daylight time instead

Sunrise and sunset was about 1 hour later on Oct 31, 1999 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

Other years: 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 | 2000 | 2001 | 2002

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)
1990Sunday, March 4, 3:00 AMSunday, October 28, 2:00 AM
1991Sunday, March 3, 3:00 AMSunday, October 27, 2:00 AM
1992Sunday, March 1, 3:00 AMSunday, October 25, 2:00 AM
1993Sunday, March 7, 3:00 AMSunday, October 31, 2:00 AM
1994Sunday, March 6, 3:00 AMSunday, October 30, 2:00 AM
1995Sunday, March 5, 3:00 AMSunday, October 29, 2:00 AM
1996Sunday, March 31, 3:00 AMSunday, October 27, 2:00 AM
1997Sunday, March 30, 3:00 AMSunday, October 26, 2:00 AM
1998Sunday, March 29, 3:00 AMSunday, October 25, 2:00 AM
1999Sunday, March 28, 3:00 AMSunday, October 31, 2:00 AM
* All times are local for Sydney

Detailed time zone and clock changes in Sydney