Flag for Jordan Clock Changes in Zarqa, Jordan (Az Zarqāʼ)

Next change:
1 hour Back

Oct 28, 2016, 1:00 AM

Start DST: Friday, April 1, 2016
 1 hour forward

End DST: Friday, October 28, 2016
 1 hour backward

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Apr 1

Forward 1 hour

Apr 1, 2016 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Friday, April 1, 2016, 12:00:00 Midnight clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Friday, April 1, 2016, 1:00:00 AM local daylight time instead

Sunrise and sunset was about 1 hour later on Apr 1, 2016 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

Also called Spring Forward, Summer Time, and Daylight Savings Time.

More info:
Jordan will end DST after all

Oct 28

Back 1 hour

Oct 28, 2016 - Daylight Saving Time Ends

When local daylight time is about to reach
Friday, October 28, 2016, 1:00:00 AM clocks are turned backward 1 hour to
Friday, October 28, 2016, 12:00:00 Midnight local standard time instead

Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour earlier on Oct 28, 2016 than the day before. There will be more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

More info:
Jordan will end DST after all
Jordan Considers Permanent Time Change

Note that the above information is preliminary: This is our best guess. The date might be updated or changed once we have reliable information.


Other years: 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019

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)
2015Friday, March 27, 12:00 MidnightFriday, October 30, 1:00 AM
2016Friday, April 1, 12:00 MidnightFriday, October 28, 1:00 AM (Preliminary date)
2017Friday, March 31, 12:00 Midnight (Preliminary date)Friday, October 27, 1:00 AM (Preliminary date)
2018Friday, March 30, 12:00 Midnight (Preliminary date)Friday, October 26, 1:00 AM (Preliminary date)
2019Friday, March 29, 12:00 Midnight (Preliminary date)Friday, October 25, 1:00 AM (Preliminary date)
All times are local for Zarqa. Current year is highlighted.

Data for the years before 1970 is not available for Zarqa, however, we have earlier time zone history for Amman available.

Detailed time zone and clock changes in Zarqa