Flag for New Zealand Clock changes in Auckland, New Zealand (Tāmaki Makaurau) in 1998

Next change:
Sep
28
1 hour Forward

Sep 28, 2014, 2:00 AM

End DST: Sunday, March 15, 1998
 1 hour backward

Start DST: Sunday, October 4, 1998
 1 hour forward

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Mar 15

Back 1 hour

Mar 15, 1998 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, March 15, 1998, 3:00:00 AM clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, March 15, 1998, 2:00:00 AM local standard time instead

Sunrise and sunset was about 1 hour earlier on Mar 15, 1998 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and winter time.

Oct 4

Forward 1 hour

Oct 4, 1998 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, October 4, 1998, 2:00:00 AM clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 4, 1998, 3:00:00 AM local daylight time instead

Sunrise and sunset was about 1 hour later on Oct 4, 1998 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

Other years: 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 | 2000 | 2001

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 18, 3:00 AMSunday, October 7, 2:00 AM
1991Sunday, March 17, 3:00 AMSunday, October 6, 2:00 AM
1992Sunday, March 15, 3:00 AMSunday, October 4, 2:00 AM
1993Sunday, March 21, 3:00 AMSunday, October 3, 2:00 AM
1994Sunday, March 20, 3:00 AMSunday, October 2, 2:00 AM
1995Sunday, March 19, 3:00 AMSunday, October 1, 2:00 AM
1996Sunday, March 17, 3:00 AMSunday, October 6, 2:00 AM
1997Sunday, March 16, 3:00 AMSunday, October 5, 2:00 AM
1998Sunday, March 15, 3:00 AMSunday, October 4, 2:00 AM
1999Sunday, March 21, 3:00 AMSunday, October 3, 2:00 AM
* All times are local for Auckland

Detailed time zone and clock changes in Auckland