Flag for Egypt Clock changes in Cairo, Egypt (Al Qâhirah) in 2006

Next change:
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1 hour Forward

Aug 1, 2014, 12:00 Midnight

Start DST: Friday, April 28, 2006
 1 hour forward

End DST: Thursday, September 21, 2006
 1 hour backward

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Apr 28

Forward 1 hour

Apr 28, 2006 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Friday, April 28, 2006, 12:00:00 Midnight clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Friday, April 28, 2006, 1:00:00 AM local daylight time instead

Sunrise and sunset was about 1 hour later on Apr 28, 2006 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

Sep 21

Back 1 hour

Sep 21, 2006 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Friday, September 22, 2006, 12:00:00 Midnight clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Thursday, September 21, 2006, 11:00:00 PM local standard time instead

Sunrise and sunset was about 1 hour earlier on Sep 21, 2006 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and winter 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 Start (Clock forward)DST End (Clock backward)
2000Friday, April 28, 12:00 MidnightFriday, September 29, 12:00 Midnight
2001Friday, April 27, 12:00 MidnightFriday, September 28, 12:00 Midnight
2002Friday, April 26, 12:00 MidnightFriday, September 27, 12:00 Midnight
2003Friday, April 25, 12:00 MidnightFriday, September 26, 12:00 Midnight
2004Friday, April 30, 12:00 MidnightFriday, October 1, 12:00 Midnight
2005Friday, April 29, 12:00 MidnightFriday, September 30, 12:00 Midnight
2006Friday, April 28, 12:00 MidnightFriday, September 22, 12:00 Midnight
2007Friday, April 27, 12:00 MidnightFriday, September 7, 12:00 Midnight
2008Friday, April 25, 12:00 MidnightFriday, August 29, 12:00 Midnight
2009Friday, April 24, 12:00 MidnightFriday, August 21, 12:00 Midnight
* All times are local for Cairo

Detailed time zone and clock changes in Cairo