Daylight Saving Time Around the World 2014

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 showing the countries and territories which observed DST during 2014.

Detailed information is available for the first half of 2014 and for the second half of 2014.

CountryRegions/StatesExample LocationDST Start DateDST End Date
AfghanistanAll locationsKabulNo DST in 2014
AlbaniaAll locationsTiranaSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
AlgeriaAll locationsAlgiersNo DST in 2014
American SamoaAll locationsPago PagoNo DST in 2014
AndorraAll locationsAndorra La VellaSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
AngolaAll locationsLuandaNo DST in 2014
AnguillaAll locationsThe ValleyNo DST in 2014
AntarcticaMost locationsOrcadasNo DST in 2014
Some locationsSouth PoleSunday, September 28Sunday, April 6
Palmer StationSunday, September 7Sunday, April 27
Troll StationSaturday, March 1*Friday, November 7
Antigua and BarbudaAll locationsSaint John'sNo DST in 2014
ArgentinaMost locationsBuenos AiresNo DST in 2014
San LuisSan LuisDST all year in 2014
ArmeniaAll locationsYerevanNo DST in 2014
ArubaAll locationsOranjestadNo DST in 2014
AustraliaMost locationsMelbourneSunday, October 5Sunday, April 6
Queensland, Northern Territory, Western AustraliaBrisbaneNo DST in 2014
Lord Howe IslandLord Howe IslandSunday, October 5Sunday, April 6
OtherMacquarie IslandDST all year in 2014
AustriaAll locationsViennaSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
AzerbaijanMost locationsBakuSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
Nagorno-KarabakhXankendiNo DST in 2014
BahrainAll locationsManamaNo DST in 2014
BangladeshAll locationsDhakaNo DST in 2014
BarbadosAll locationsBridgetownNo DST in 2014
BelarusAll locationsMinskNo DST in 2014
BelgiumAll locationsBrusselsSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
BelizeAll locationsBelmopanNo DST in 2014
BeninAll locationsPorto NovoNo DST in 2014
BermudaAll locationsHamiltonSunday, March 9Sunday, November 2
BhutanAll locationsThimphuNo DST in 2014
BoliviaAll locationsSucreNo DST in 2014
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAll locationsSarajevoSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
BotswanaAll locationsGaboroneNo DST in 2014
BrazilMost locationsBrasiliaSunday, October 19Sunday, February 16
Amazonas, Pernambuco, Bahia, Sergipe, Pará, Paraíba, Ceará, Amapá, Alagoas, Rondônia, Rio Grande do Norte, Piauí, Maranhão, Acre, Roraima, Tocantins, regions of Mato GrossoManausNo DST in 2014
British Indian Ocean TerritoryAll locationsDiego GarciaNo DST in 2014
British Virgin IslandsAll locationsRoad TownNo DST in 2014
BruneiAll locationsBandar Seri BegawanNo DST in 2014
BulgariaAll locationsSofiaSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
Burkina FasoAll locationsOuagadougouNo DST in 2014
BurundiAll locationsBujumburaNo DST in 2014
Cabo VerdeAll locationsPraiaNo DST in 2014
CambodiaAll locationsPhnom PenhNo DST in 2014
CameroonAll locationsYaoundéNo DST in 2014
CanadaMost locationsMontrealSunday, March 9Sunday, November 2
most of Saskatchewan, small region of British Columbia, small region of Nunavut, small region of Quebec, small region of OntarioReginaNo DST in 2014
Cayman IslandsAll locationsGeorge TownNo DST in 2014
Central African RepublicAll locationsBanguiNo DST in 2014
ChadAll locationsNdjamenaNo DST in 2014
ChileMost locationsSantiagoSunday, September 7Sunday, April 27
OtherEaster IslandSaturday, September 6Saturday, April 26
ChinaAll locationsBeijingNo DST in 2014
Christmas IslandAll locationsThe SettlementNo DST in 2014
Cocos (Keeling) IslandsAll locationsBantamNo DST in 2014
ColombiaAll locationsBogotaNo DST in 2014
ComorosAll locationsMoroniNo DST in 2014
CongoAll locationsBrazzavilleNo DST in 2014
Congo Dem.Rep.All locationsKinshasaNo DST in 2014
Cook IslandsAll locationsRarotongaNo DST in 2014
Costa RicaAll locationsSan JoseNo DST in 2014
Cote d'IvoireAll locationsYamoussoukroNo DST in 2014
CroatiaAll locationsZagrebSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
CubaAll locationsHavanaSunday, March 9Sunday, November 2
CuraçaoAll locationsWillemstadNo DST in 2014
CyprusAll locationsNicosiaSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
Czech RepublicAll locationsPragueSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
DenmarkAll locationsCopenhagenSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
DjiboutiAll locationsDjiboutiNo DST in 2014
DominicaAll locationsRoseauNo DST in 2014
Dominican RepublicAll locationsSanto DomingoNo DST in 2014
East TimorAll locationsDiliNo DST in 2014
EcuadorAll locationsQuitoNo DST in 2014
EgyptAll locationsCairoFriday, May 16*Friday, September 26*
El SalvadorAll locationsSan SalvadorNo DST in 2014
Equatorial GuineaAll locationsMalaboNo DST in 2014
EritreaAll locationsAsmaraNo DST in 2014
EstoniaAll locationsTallinnSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
EthiopiaAll locationsAddis AbabaNo DST in 2014
Falkland IslandsAll locationsStanleyNo DST in 2014
Faroe IslandsAll locationsTórshavnSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
FijiAll locationsSuvaSunday, November 2Sunday, January 19
FinlandAll locationsHelsinkiSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
FranceMost locationsParisSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
Saint Barthélemy, Saint MartinGustaviaNo DST in 2014
French GuianaAll locationsCayenneNo DST in 2014
French PolynesiaAll locationsPapeeteNo DST in 2014
French Southern TerritoriesAll locationsPort-aux-FrancaisNo DST in 2014
GabonAll locationsLibrevilleNo DST in 2014
GeorgiaMost locationsTbilisiNo DST in 2014
AbkhaziaSukhumiSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
GermanyAll locationsBerlinSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
GhanaAll locationsAccraNo DST in 2014
GibraltarAll locationsGibraltarSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
GreeceAll locationsAthensSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
GreenlandMost locationsNuukSaturday, March 29Saturday, October 25
Some locationsDanmarkshavnNo DST in 2014
IttoqqortoormiitSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
Thule Air BaseSunday, March 9Sunday, November 2
GrenadaAll locationsSaint George'sNo DST in 2014
GuadeloupeAll locationsBasse-TerreNo DST in 2014
GuamAll locationsHagåtñaNo DST in 2014
GuatemalaAll locationsGuatemalaNo DST in 2014
GuernseyAll locationsSt. Peter PortSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
GuineaAll locationsConakryNo DST in 2014
Guinea-BissauAll locationsBissauNo DST in 2014
GuyanaAll locationsGeorgetownNo DST in 2014
HaitiAll locationsPort-au-PrinceSunday, March 9Sunday, November 2
Holy See (Vatican City)All locationsVatican CitySunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
HondurasAll locationsTegucigalpaNo DST in 2014
Hong KongAll locationsHong KongNo DST in 2014
HungaryAll locationsBudapestSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
IcelandAll locationsReykjavikNo DST in 2014
IndiaAll locationsNew DelhiNo DST in 2014
IndonesiaAll locationsJakartaNo DST in 2014
IranAll locationsTehranSaturday, March 22Monday, September 22
IraqAll locationsBaghdadNo DST in 2014
IrelandAll locationsDublinSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
Isle of ManAll locationsDouglasSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
IsraelAll locationsJerusalemFriday, March 28Sunday, October 26
ItalyAll locationsRomeSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
JamaicaAll locationsKingstonNo DST in 2014
JapanAll locationsTokyoNo DST in 2014
JerseyAll locationsSaint HelierSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
JordanAll locationsAmmanFriday, March 28Friday, October 31
KazakhstanAll locationsAstanaNo DST in 2014
KenyaAll locationsNairobiNo DST in 2014
KiribatiAll locationsTarawaNo DST in 2014
KosovoAll locationsPristinaSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
KuwaitAll locationsKuwait CityNo DST in 2014
KyrgyzstanAll locationsBishkekNo DST in 2014
LaosAll locationsVientianeNo DST in 2014
LatviaAll locationsRigaSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
LebanonAll locationsBeirutSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
LesothoAll locationsMaseruNo DST in 2014
LiberiaAll locationsMonroviaNo DST in 2014
LibyaAll locationsTripoliNo DST in 2014
LiechtensteinAll locationsVaduzSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
LithuaniaAll locationsVilniusSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
LuxembourgAll locationsLuxembourgSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
MacauAll locationsMacauNo DST in 2014
Macedonia, Republic ofAll locationsSkopjeSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
MadagascarAll locationsAntananarivoNo DST in 2014
MalawiAll locationsLilongweNo DST in 2014
MalaysiaAll locationsKuala LumpurNo DST in 2014
MaldivesAll locationsMaleNo DST in 2014
MaliAll locationsBamakoNo DST in 2014
MaltaAll locationsVallettaSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
Marshall IslandsAll locationsMajuroNo DST in 2014
MartiniqueAll locationsFort-de-FranceNo DST in 2014
MauritaniaAll locationsNouakchottNo DST in 2014
MauritiusAll locationsPort LouisNo DST in 2014
MayotteAll locationsMamoutzouNo DST in 2014
MexicoMost locationsMexico CitySunday, April 6Sunday, October 26
Baja California, much of Chihuahua, TamaulipasMexicaliSunday, March 9Sunday, November 2
SonoraHermosilloNo DST in 2014
MicronesiaAll locationsPalikirNo DST in 2014
MoldovaAll locationsChisinauSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
MonacoAll locationsMonacoSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
MongoliaAll locationsUlaanbaatarNo DST in 2014
MontenegroAll locationsPodgoricaSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
MontserratAll locationsBradesNo DST in 2014
MoroccoAll locationsCasablancaSunday, March 30*Sunday, October 26*
MozambiqueAll locationsMaputoNo DST in 2014
MyanmarAll locationsYangonNo DST in 2014
NamibiaAll locationsWindhoekSunday, September 7Sunday, April 6
NauruAll locationsYarenNo DST in 2014
NepalAll locationsKathmanduNo DST in 2014
NetherlandsMost locationsAmsterdamSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
Sint Maarten, Bonaire, SabaPhilipsburgNo DST in 2014
New CaledoniaAll locationsNoumeaNo DST in 2014
New ZealandAll locationsWellingtonSunday, September 28Sunday, April 6
NicaraguaAll locationsManaguaNo DST in 2014
NigerAll locationsNiameyNo DST in 2014
NigeriaAll locationsLagosNo DST in 2014
NiueAll locationsAlofiNo DST in 2014
Norfolk IslandAll locationsKingstonNo DST in 2014
North KoreaAll locationsPyongyangNo DST in 2014
Northern Mariana IslandsAll locationsSaipanNo DST in 2014
NorwayAll locationsOsloSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
OmanAll locationsMuscatNo DST in 2014
PakistanAll locationsIslamabadNo DST in 2014
PalauAll locationsMelekeokNo DST in 2014
Palestinian TerritoriesAll locationsBethlehemFriday, March 28Friday, October 24
PanamaAll locationsPanamaNo DST in 2014
Papua New GuineaAll locationsPort MoresbyNo DST in 2014
ParaguayAll locationsAsuncionSunday, October 5Sunday, March 23
PeruAll locationsLimaNo DST in 2014
PhilippinesAll locationsManilaNo DST in 2014
Pitcairn IslandsAll locationsAdamstownNo DST in 2014
PolandAll locationsWarsawSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
PortugalAll locationsLisbonSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
Puerto RicoAll locationsSan JuanNo DST in 2014
QatarAll locationsDohaNo DST in 2014
ReunionAll locationsSaint-DenisNo DST in 2014
RomaniaAll locationsBucharestSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
RussiaAll locationsMoscowNo DST in 2014
RwandaAll locationsKigaliNo DST in 2014
Saint HelenaAll locationsJamestownNo DST in 2014
Saint Kitts and NevisAll locationsBasseterreNo DST in 2014
Saint LuciaAll locationsCastriesNo DST in 2014
Saint Pierre and MiquelonAll locationsSaint-PierreSunday, March 9Sunday, November 2
Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesAll locationsKingstownNo DST in 2014
SamoaAll locationsApiaSunday, September 28Sunday, April 6
San MarinoAll locationsSan MarinoSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
Sao Tome and PrincipeAll locationsSão ToméNo DST in 2014
Saudi ArabiaAll locationsRiyadhNo DST in 2014
SenegalAll locationsDakarNo DST in 2014
SerbiaAll locationsBelgradeSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
SeychellesAll locationsVictoriaNo DST in 2014
Sierra LeoneAll locationsFreetownNo DST in 2014
SingaporeAll locationsSingaporeNo DST in 2014
SlovakiaAll locationsBratislavaSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
SloveniaAll locationsLjubljanaSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
Solomon IslandsAll locationsHoniaraNo DST in 2014
SomaliaAll locationsMogadishuNo DST in 2014
South AfricaAll locationsJohannesburgNo DST in 2014
South Georgia/Sandwich Is.All locationsKing Edward PointNo DST in 2014
South KoreaAll locationsSeoulNo DST in 2014
South SudanAll locationsJubaNo DST in 2014
SpainAll locationsMadridSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
Sri LankaAll locationsSri Jayawardenapura KotteNo DST in 2014
SudanAll locationsKhartoumNo DST in 2014
SurinameAll locationsParamariboNo DST in 2014
SwazilandAll locationsMbabaneNo DST in 2014
SwedenAll locationsStockholmSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
SwitzerlandAll locationsBernSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
SyriaAll locationsDamascusFriday, March 28Friday, October 31
TaiwanAll locationsTaipeiNo DST in 2014
TajikistanAll locationsDushanbeNo DST in 2014
TanzaniaAll locationsDodomaNo DST in 2014
ThailandAll locationsBangkokNo DST in 2014
The BahamasAll locationsNassauSunday, March 9Sunday, November 2
The GambiaAll locationsBanjulNo DST in 2014
Time ZoneAll locationsUTCNo DST in 2014
TogoAll locationsLoméNo DST in 2014
TokelauAll locationsFakaofoNo DST in 2014
TongaAll locationsNukualofaNo DST in 2014
Trinidad and TobagoAll locationsPort of SpainNo DST in 2014
TunisiaAll locationsTunisNo DST in 2014
TurkeyAll locationsAnkaraMonday, March 31Sunday, October 26
TurkmenistanAll locationsAshgabatNo DST in 2014
Turks and Caicos IslandsAll locationsCockburn TownSunday, March 9Sunday, November 2
TuvaluAll locationsFunafutiNo DST in 2014
UgandaAll locationsKampalaNo DST in 2014
UkraineMost locationsKyivSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
Auton. Republic of CrimeaSimferopolNo DST in 2014
United Arab EmiratesAll locationsAbu DhabiNo DST in 2014
United KingdomAll locationsLondonSunday, March 30Sunday, October 26
United StatesMost locationsWashington DCSunday, March 9Sunday, November 2
Hawaii, most of Arizona, small region of AlaskaHonoluluNo DST in 2014
UruguayAll locationsMontevideoSunday, October 5Sunday, March 9
US Minor Outlying IslandsAll locationsMidwayNo DST in 2014
US Virgin IslandsAll locationsCharlotte AmalieNo DST in 2014
UzbekistanAll locationsTashkentNo DST in 2014
VanuatuAll locationsPort VilaNo DST in 2014
VenezuelaAll locationsCaracasNo DST in 2014
VietnamAll locationsHanoiNo DST in 2014
Wallis and FutunaAll locationsMata-UtuNo DST in 2014
Western SaharaAll locationsEl AaiúnSunday, March 30*Sunday, October 26*
YemenAll locationsSanaNo DST in 2014
ZambiaAll locationsLusakaNo DST in 2014
ZimbabweAll locationsHarareNo DST in 2014
* Some locations have multiple periods of DST: the start of the first period and end of the last period are listed.

Daylight Saving Time Statistics for 2014

Daylight Saving Time Observance?CountExample
Countries and territories which do not observe DST at all162China
Countries and territories where at least one location observes DST80United States
Countries and territories where all locations observe DST some part of the year68Egypt
Countries and territories where many, but not all locations observe DST part of the year12United States
Countries and territories where at least one location observes DST all year2Macquarie Island