Daylight Saving Time–Second Half of 1999

Daylight Saving Time (DST) 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 showing the countries and territories which observed DST during the second half of 1999.

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

Also, please see the page for the first half of 1999 or the overview over start and end times for 1999 sorted by country.

DateCountryLocal Time Change
Jul 1 Thu12:00 AM → 1:00 AM (Forward)
Sep 3 Fri2:00 AM → 1:00 AM (Back)
Sep 5 Sun2:00 AM → 3:00 AM (Forward)
Sep 12 Sun12:00 AM → 1:00 AM (Forward)
Sep 22 Wed
  • Iran (All locations)
12:00 AM → 11:00 PM (Back)
Sep 24 Fri1:00 AM → 12:00 AM (Back)
Oct 1 Fri12:00 AM → 11:00 PM (Back)
Oct 1 Fri
  • Iraq (All locations)
4:00 AM → 3:00 AM (Back)
Oct 3 Sun12:00 AM → 12:00 AM (No Change)
Oct 3 Sun
  • Brazil (All locations which are observing DST)
  • Paraguay (All locations)
12:00 AM → 1:00 AM (Forward)
Oct 3 Sun2:00 AM → 3:00 AM (Forward)
Oct 3 Sun2:45 AM → 3:45 AM (Forward)
Oct 7 Thu2:00 AM → 3:00 AM (Forward)
Oct 9 Sat10:00 PM → 11:00 PM (Forward)
Oct 10 Sun12:00 AM → 1:00 AM (Forward)
Oct 15 Fri12:00 AM → 11:00 PM (Back)
Oct 30 Sat11:00 PM → 10:00 PM (Back)
Oct 31 Sun12:00 AM → 11:00 PM (Back)
Oct 31 Sun
  • Canada (Some locations observing DST)
12:01 AM → 11:01 PM (Back)
Oct 31 Sun1:00 AM → 12:00 AM (Back)
Oct 31 Sun
  • Canada (Some locations observing DST)
2:00 AM → 12:00 AM (Back)
Oct 31 Sun2:00 AM → 1:00 AM (Back)
Oct 31 Sun
  • Canada (Some locations observing DST)
2:00 AM → 2:00 AM (No Change)
Oct 31 Sun2:00 AM → 2:30 AM (Forward)
Oct 31 Sun2:00 AM → 3:00 AM (Forward)
Oct 31 Sun2:30 AM → 1:30 AM (Back)
Oct 31 Sun3:00 AM → 2:00 AM (Back)
Oct 31 Sun3:00 AM → 3:00 AM (No Change)
Oct 31 Sun4:00 AM → 3:00 AM (Back)
Oct 31 Sun5:00 AM → 4:00 AM (Back)
Nov 7 Sun
  • Fiji (All locations)
2:00 AM → 3:00 AM (Forward)

Daylight Saving Time for other years

Yearly OverviewJanuary–JuneJuly–December
1997first half of 1997second half of 1997
1998first half of 1998second half of 1998
1999first half of 1999second half of 1999
2000first half of 2000second half of 2000
2001first half of 2001second half of 2001

Other years

Daylight Saving Time Changes:


Daylight Saving Time – DST

  1. What is DST?
  2. One Hour Back or Forward?
  3. What is Standard Time?
  4. Savings or Saving?
  5. Pros and Cons of DST
  6. Your Health and DST
  7. Summer or Winter Time?
  8. History of DST
  9. History of DST in Europe
  10. DST Statistics

Time Zones & DST

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Time Zone Library

  1. What is a Time Zone?
  2. How Many Time Zones Are There?
  3. Half Hour & 45 Minute Time Zones
  4. What is Standard Time?
  5. What's the International Date Line?
  6. When Were Time Zones Introduced?
  7. USA Time Zones
  8. UK's Time Zones: GMT and BST
  9. Canada's Time Zones
  10. Australia’s Time Zones
  11. Antarctica's Time Zones

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