Flag for United Kingdom Clock changes in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1999

Next change:
Mar
29
1 hour Forward

Mar 29, 2015, 1:00 AM

Start DST: Sunday, March 28, 1999
 1 hour forward

End DST: Sunday, October 31, 1999
 1 hour backward

Location of EdinburghLocation

Mar 28

Forward 1 hour

Mar 28, 1999 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, March 28, 1999, 1:00:00 AM clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, March 28, 1999, 2:00:00 AM local daylight time instead

Sunrise and sunset was about 1 hour later on Mar 28, 1999 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

Oct 31

Back 1 hour

Oct 31, 1999 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, October 31, 1999, 2:00:00 AM clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 31, 1999, 1:00:00 AM local standard time instead

Sunrise and sunset was about 1 hour earlier on Oct 31, 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, March 25, 1:00 AMSunday, October 28, 2:00 AM
1991Sunday, March 31, 1:00 AMSunday, October 27, 2:00 AM
1992Sunday, March 29, 1:00 AMSunday, October 25, 2:00 AM
1993Sunday, March 28, 1:00 AMSunday, October 24, 2:00 AM
1994Sunday, March 27, 1:00 AMSunday, October 23, 2:00 AM
1995Sunday, March 26, 1:00 AMSunday, October 22, 2:00 AM
1996Sunday, March 31, 1:00 AMSunday, October 27, 2:00 AM
1997Sunday, March 30, 1:00 AMSunday, October 26, 2:00 AM
1998Sunday, March 29, 1:00 AMSunday, October 25, 2:00 AM
1999Sunday, March 28, 1:00 AMSunday, October 31, 2:00 AM
* All times are local for Edinburgh

Data for years before 1970 not available for Edinburgh, but we have earlier time zone history for London available.

Detailed time zone and clock changes in Edinburgh

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