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Flag for Syria Clock Changes in Damascus, Syria (Dimashq) in 1998

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31
1 hour Forward

Mar 31, 2017, 12:00 midnight

Start DST: Monday, March 30, 1998
 1 hour forward

End DST: Wednesday, September 30, 1998
 1 hour backward

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Mar 30

Forward 1 hour

Mar 30, 1998 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Monday, March 30, 1998, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Monday, March 30, 1998, 1:00:00 am local daylight time instead

Sunrise and sunset was about 1 hour later on Mar 30, 1998 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

Oct 1

Back 1 hour

Oct 1, 1998 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Thursday, October 1, 1998, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Wednesday, September 30, 1998, 11:00:00 pm local standard time instead

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

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

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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)
1990Sunday, April 1, 2:00 amSunday, September 30, 2:00 am
1991Monday, April 1, 12:00 midnightTuesday, October 1, 12:00 midnight
1992Wednesday, April 8, 12:00 midnightThursday, October 1, 12:00 midnight
1993Friday, March 26, 12:00 midnightSaturday, September 25, 12:00 midnight
1994Friday, April 1, 12:00 midnightSaturday, October 1, 12:00 midnight
1995Saturday, April 1, 12:00 midnightSunday, October 1, 12:00 midnight
1996Monday, April 1, 12:00 midnightTuesday, October 1, 12:00 midnight
1997Monday, March 31, 12:00 midnightWednesday, October 1, 12:00 midnight
1998Monday, March 30, 12:00 midnightThursday, October 1, 12:00 midnight
1999Thursday, April 1, 12:00 midnightFriday, October 1, 12:00 midnight
All times are local for Damascus.

Detailed time zone and clock changes in Damascus