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Flag Clock changes in San Francisco, California, U.S.A. in 2016

Next change:
Mar
8
1 hour Forward

Mar 8, 2015, 2:00 AM

Start DST: Sunday, March 13, 2016
 1 hour forward

End DST: Sunday, November 6, 2016
 1 hour backward

Location of San FranciscoLocation

Mar 13

Forward 1 hour

Mar 13, 2016 - Daylight Saving Time Starts

When local standard time is about to reach
Sunday, March 13, 2016, 2:00:00 AM clocks are turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, March 13, 2016, 3:00:00 AM local daylight time instead

Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour later on Mar 13, 2016 than the day before. There will be more light in the evening.

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

Nov 6

Back 1 hour

Nov 6, 2016 - Daylight Saving Time Ends

When local daylight time is about to reach
Sunday, November 6, 2016, 2:00:00 AM clocks are turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, November 6, 2016, 1:00:00 AM local standard time instead

Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour earlier on Nov 6, 2016 than the day before. There will be more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and winter time.

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)
2010Sunday, March 14, 2:00 AMSunday, November 7, 2:00 AM
2011Sunday, March 13, 2:00 AMSunday, November 6, 2:00 AM
2012Sunday, March 11, 2:00 AMSunday, November 4, 2:00 AM
2013Sunday, March 10, 2:00 AMSunday, November 3, 2:00 AM
2014Sunday, March 9, 2:00 AMSunday, November 2, 2:00 AM
2015Sunday, March 8, 2:00 AMSunday, November 1, 2:00 AM
2016Sunday, March 13, 2:00 AMSunday, November 6, 2:00 AM
2017Sunday, March 12, 2:00 AMSunday, November 5, 2:00 AM
2018Sunday, March 11, 2:00 AMSunday, November 4, 2:00 AM
2019Sunday, March 10, 2:00 AMSunday, November 3, 2:00 AM
* All times are local for San Francisco, current year is highlighted.

Data for years before 1970 not available for San Francisco, but we have earlier time zone history for Los Angeles available.

Detailed time zone and clock changes in San Francisco

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