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Daylight Saving Time Around the World 1988

Daylight saving time is often incorrectly referred to as “daylight savings time”. In some countries, it is also called “summer time”. When DST is not observed, it is called standard time, normal time or winter time.

This list displays a brief (but not complete) overview over which countries and territories that observed DST during 1988.

Current country/territory names, rather than historic country names are displayed, so the list could contain countries that did not exist at the time.

Detailed information is available for the first half of 1988 and the second half of 1988.

Daylight Saving Time statistics for 1988

Daylight Saving Time observance?CountExample
Countries and territories which do not observe DST at all146India
Countries and territories where at least one location observe DST93United States
–Countries and territories where all locations observe DST some part of the year85China
–Countries and territories where many, but not all locations observe DST part of the year8United States

Daylight Saving Time for other years

Yearly overviewJanuary–JuneJuly–December
1986first half of 1986second half of 1986
1987first half of 1987second half of 1987
1988first half of 1988second half of 1988
1989first half of 1989second half of 1989
1990first half of 1990second half of 1990

Other years