Flag for Brazil Clock changes in Palmas, Tocantins, Brazil in 2012

Last change: 2013
Feb
17
1 hour Back

Feb 17, 2013, 12:00 Midnight

Start DST: Sunday, October 21, 2012
 1 hour forward

Location of PalmasLocation

Oct 21

Forward 1 hour

Oct 21, 2012 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, October 21, 2012, 12:00:00 Midnight clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 21, 2012, 1:00:00 AM local daylight time instead

Sunrise and sunset was about 1 hour later on Oct 21, 2012 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

More info:
Sunday, October 21, 2012: Brazilians start Daylight Saving Time
Sunday, February 17, 2013: Brazil ends Daylight Saving Time

Other years: 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015

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)
2010 — 2011DST not observed
2012No DST EndSunday, October 21, 12:00 Midnight
2013Sunday, February 17, 12:00 MidnightNo DST Start
2014 — 2019DST not observed
* All times are local for Palmas, current year is highlighted.

Data for years before 1970 not available for Palmas, but we have earlier time zone history for Araguaína available.

Detailed time zone and clock changes in Palmas

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