Flag for Syria Clock changes in Damascus, Syria (Dimashq) in 1999

Next change:
Oct
31
1 hour Back

Oct 31, 2014, 12:00 Midnight

Start DST: Thursday, April 1, 1999
1 hour forward

End DST: Thursday, September 30, 1999
1 hour backward

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Apr 1

Forward 1 hour

Apr 1, 1999 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Thursday, April 1, 1999, 12:00:00 Midnight clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Thursday, April 1, 1999, 1:00:00 AM local daylight time instead

Sunrise and sunset was about 1 hour later on Apr 1, 1999 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

Sep 30

Back 1 hour

Sep 30, 1999 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Friday, October 1, 1999, 12:00:00 Midnight clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Thursday, September 30, 1999, 11:00:00 PM local standard time instead

Sunrise and sunset was about 1 hour earlier on Sep 30, 1999 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and winter time.

Other years: 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 | 2000 | 2001 | 2002

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, current year is highlighted

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