Daylight Saving Time–Second Half of 2002

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 2002.

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 2002 or the overview over start and end times for 2002 sorted by country.

DateCountryLocal Time Change
Sep 1 Sun12:00 AM → 1:00 AM (Forward)
Sep 1 Sun2:00 AM → 3:00 AM (Forward)
Sep 22 Sun
  • Iran (All locations)
12:00 AM → 11:00 PM (Back)
Sep 27 Fri12:00 AM → 11:00 PM (Back)
Sep 27 Fri1:00 AM → 12:00 AM (Back)
Sep 28 Sat2:00 AM → 1:00 AM (Back)
Oct 1 Tue12:00 AM → 11:00 PM (Back)
Oct 1 Tue
  • Iraq (All locations)
4:00 AM → 3:00 AM (Back)
Oct 6 Sun12:00 AM → 11:00 PM (Back)
Oct 6 Sun2:00 AM → 3:00 AM (Forward)
Oct 6 Sun2:45 AM → 3:45 AM (Forward)
Oct 7 Mon1:00 AM → 12:00 AM (Back)
Oct 12 Sat10:00 PM → 11:00 PM (Forward)
Oct 13 Sun12:00 AM → 1:00 AM (Forward)
Oct 18 Fri12:00 AM → 11:00 PM (Back)
Oct 26 Sat11:00 PM → 10:00 PM (Back)
Oct 27 Sun12:00 AM → 11:00 PM (Back)
Oct 27 Sun
  • Canada (Some locations observing DST)
12:01 AM → 11:01 PM (Back)
Oct 27 Sun1:00 AM → 12:00 AM (Back)
Oct 27 Sun2:00 AM → 1:00 AM (Back)
Oct 27 Sun2:00 AM → 2:30 AM (Forward)
Oct 27 Sun2:00 AM → 3:00 AM (Forward)
Oct 27 Sun2:30 AM → 1:30 AM (Back)
Oct 27 Sun3:00 AM → 2:00 AM (Back)
Oct 27 Sun4:00 AM → 3:00 AM (Back)
Oct 27 Sun5:00 AM → 4:00 AM (Back)
Nov 3 Sun
  • Brazil (All locations which are observing DST)
12:00 AM → 1:00 AM (Forward)

Daylight Saving Time for other years

Yearly OverviewJanuary–JuneJuly–December
2000first half of 2000second half of 2000
2001first half of 2001second half of 2001
2002first half of 2002second half of 2002
2003first half of 2003second half of 2003
2004first half of 2004second half of 2004

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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  10. Australia’s Time Zones
  11. Antarctica's Time Zones

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