Daylight Saving Time Around the World 2015

Who has DST in 2015?

Areas having DST in some period during 2015
No DST in 2015

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 2015.

Detailed information is available for the first half of 2015 and for the second half of 2015.

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 Countries Observing DST Clock Change Events 2015
CountryRegions/StatesDST Start DateDST End Date
AfghanistanAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Åland IslandsAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
AlbaniaAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
AlgeriaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
American SamoaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
AndorraAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
AngolaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
AnguillaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
AntarcticaMost locationsNo DST in 2015
Some locationsSunday, September 27Sunday, April 5
Palmer StationDST all year in 2015
Troll StationSunday, March 1*Saturday, November 7
Antigua and BarbudaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
ArgentinaMost locationsNo DST in 2015
San LuisDST all year in 2015
ArmeniaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
ArubaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
AustraliaMost locationsSunday, October 4Sunday, April 5
Queensland, Northern Territory, Western AustraliaNo DST in 2015
Lord Howe IslandSunday, October 4Sunday, April 5
Macquarie IslandDST all year in 2015
AustriaAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
AzerbaijanMost locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
XankendiNo DST in 2015
BahrainAll locationsNo DST in 2015
BangladeshAll locationsNo DST in 2015
BarbadosAll locationsNo DST in 2015
BelarusAll locationsNo DST in 2015
BelgiumAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
BelizeAll locationsNo DST in 2015
BeninAll locationsNo DST in 2015
BermudaAll locationsSunday, March 8Sunday, November 1
BhutanAll locationsNo DST in 2015
BoliviaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Bosnia and HerzegovinaAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
BotswanaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
BrazilMost locationsSunday, October 18Sunday, February 22
Amazonas, Pernambuco, Bahia, Sergipe, Pará, Paraíba, Ceará, Amapá, Alagoas, Rondônia, Rio Grande do Norte, Piauí, Maranhão, Acre, Roraima, Tocantins, regions of Mato GrossoNo DST in 2015
British Indian Ocean TerritoryAll locationsNo DST in 2015
British Virgin IslandsAll locationsNo DST in 2015
BruneiAll locationsNo DST in 2015
BulgariaAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
Burkina FasoAll locationsNo DST in 2015
BurundiAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Cabo VerdeAll locationsNo DST in 2015
CambodiaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
CameroonAll locationsNo DST in 2015
CanadaMost locationsSunday, March 8Sunday, November 1
most of Saskatchewan, some regions of British Columbia, small region of Nunavut, small region of Quebec, small region of OntarioNo DST in 2015
Caribbean NetherlandsAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Cayman IslandsAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Central African RepublicAll locationsNo DST in 2015
ChadAll locationsNo DST in 2015
ChileAll locationsDST all year in 2015
ChinaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Christmas IslandAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Cocos (Keeling) IslandsAll locationsNo DST in 2015
ColombiaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
ComorosAll locationsNo DST in 2015
CongoAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Congo Democratic RepublicAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Cook IslandsAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Costa RicaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Cote d'IvoireAll locationsNo DST in 2015
CroatiaAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
CubaAll locationsSunday, March 8Sunday, November 1
CuraçaoAll locationsNo DST in 2015
CyprusAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
Czech RepublicAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
DenmarkAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
DjiboutiAll locationsNo DST in 2015
DominicaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Dominican RepublicAll locationsNo DST in 2015
East TimorAll locationsNo DST in 2015
EcuadorAll locationsNo DST in 2015
EgyptAll locationsNo DST in 2015
El SalvadorAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Equatorial GuineaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
EritreaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
EstoniaAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
EthiopiaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Falkland IslandsAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Faroe IslandsAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
FijiAll locationsSunday, November 1Sunday, January 18
FinlandAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
FranceAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
French GuianaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
French PolynesiaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
French Southern TerritoriesAll locationsNo DST in 2015
GabonAll locationsNo DST in 2015
GambiaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
GeorgiaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
GermanyAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
GhanaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
GibraltarAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
GreeceAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
GreenlandMost locationsSaturday, March 28Saturday, October 24
Some locationsNo DST in 2015
IttoqqortoormiitSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
Thule Air BaseSunday, March 8Sunday, November 1
GrenadaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
GuadeloupeAll locationsNo DST in 2015
GuamAll locationsNo DST in 2015
GuatemalaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
GuernseyAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
GuineaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Guinea-BissauAll locationsNo DST in 2015
GuyanaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
HaitiAll locationsSunday, March 8Sunday, November 1
Holy See (Vatican City)All locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
HondurasAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Hong KongAll locationsNo DST in 2015
HungaryAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
IcelandAll locationsNo DST in 2015
IndiaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
IndonesiaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
IranAll locationsSunday, March 22Tuesday, September 22
IraqAll locationsNo DST in 2015
IrelandAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
Isle of ManAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
IsraelAll locationsFriday, March 27Sunday, October 25
ItalyAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
JamaicaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
JapanAll locationsNo DST in 2015
JerseyAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
JordanAll locationsFriday, March 27Friday, October 30
KazakhstanAll locationsNo DST in 2015
KenyaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
KiribatiAll locationsNo DST in 2015
KosovoAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
KuwaitAll locationsNo DST in 2015
KyrgyzstanAll locationsNo DST in 2015
LaosAll locationsNo DST in 2015
LatviaAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
LebanonAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
LesothoAll locationsNo DST in 2015
LiberiaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
LibyaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
LiechtensteinAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
LithuaniaAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
LuxembourgAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
MacauAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Macedonia, Republic ofAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
MadagascarAll locationsNo DST in 2015
MalawiAll locationsNo DST in 2015
MalaysiaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
MaldivesAll locationsNo DST in 2015
MaliAll locationsNo DST in 2015
MaltaAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
Marshall IslandsAll locationsNo DST in 2015
MartiniqueAll locationsNo DST in 2015
MauritaniaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
MauritiusAll locationsNo DST in 2015
MayotteAll locationsNo DST in 2015
MexicoMost locationsSunday, April 5Sunday, October 25
Baja California, much of Chihuahua, much of Tamaulipas, much of Nuevo LeónSunday, March 8Sunday, November 1
Sonora, Quintana RooNo DST in 2015
MicronesiaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
MoldovaAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
MonacoAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
MongoliaAll locationsSaturday, March 28Saturday, September 26
MontenegroAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
MontserratAll locationsNo DST in 2015
MoroccoAll locationsSunday, March 29*Sunday, October 25*
MozambiqueAll locationsNo DST in 2015
MyanmarAll locationsNo DST in 2015
NamibiaAll locationsSunday, September 6Sunday, April 5
NauruAll locationsNo DST in 2015
NepalAll locationsNo DST in 2015
NetherlandsAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
New CaledoniaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
New ZealandAll locationsSunday, September 27Sunday, April 5
NicaraguaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
NigerAll locationsNo DST in 2015
NigeriaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
NiueAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Norfolk IslandAll locationsNo DST in 2015
North KoreaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Northern Mariana IslandsAll locationsNo DST in 2015
NorwayAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
OmanAll locationsNo DST in 2015
PakistanAll locationsNo DST in 2015
PalauAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Palestinian TerritoriesAll locationsSaturday, March 28Friday, October 23
PanamaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Papua New GuineaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
ParaguayAll locationsSunday, October 4Sunday, March 22
PeruAll locationsNo DST in 2015
PhilippinesAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Pitcairn IslandsAll locationsNo DST in 2015
PolandAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
PortugalAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
Puerto RicoAll locationsNo DST in 2015
QatarAll locationsNo DST in 2015
ReunionAll locationsNo DST in 2015
RomaniaAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
RussiaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
RwandaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Saint HelenaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Saint Kitts and NevisAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Saint LuciaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Saint MartinAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Saint Pierre and MiquelonAll locationsSunday, March 8Sunday, November 1
Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesAll locationsNo DST in 2015
SamoaAll locationsSunday, September 27Sunday, April 5
San MarinoAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
Sao Tome and PrincipeAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Saudi ArabiaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
SenegalAll locationsNo DST in 2015
SerbiaAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
SeychellesAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Sierra LeoneAll locationsNo DST in 2015
SingaporeAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Sint MaartenAll locationsNo DST in 2015
SlovakiaAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
SloveniaAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
Solomon IslandsAll locationsNo DST in 2015
SomaliaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
South AfricaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
South Georgia/Sandwich Is.All locationsNo DST in 2015
South KoreaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
South SudanAll locationsNo DST in 2015
SpainAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
Sri LankaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
St. BartsAll locationsNo DST in 2015
SudanAll locationsNo DST in 2015
SurinameAll locationsNo DST in 2015
SwazilandAll locationsNo DST in 2015
SwedenAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
SwitzerlandAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
SyriaAll locationsFriday, March 27Friday, October 30
TaiwanAll locationsNo DST in 2015
TajikistanAll locationsNo DST in 2015
TanzaniaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
ThailandAll locationsNo DST in 2015
The BahamasAll locationsSunday, March 8Sunday, November 1
Time ZoneAll locationsNo DST in 2015
TogoAll locationsNo DST in 2015
TokelauAll locationsNo DST in 2015
TongaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Trinidad and TobagoAll locationsNo DST in 2015
TunisiaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
TurkeyAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, November 8
TurkmenistanAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Turks and Caicos IslandsAll locationsSunday, March 8Sunday, November 1
TuvaluAll locationsNo DST in 2015
UgandaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
UkraineMost locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
Auton. Republic of Crimea, Luhansk, DonetskNo DST in 2015
United Arab EmiratesAll locationsNo DST in 2015
United KingdomAll locationsSunday, March 29Sunday, October 25
United StatesMost locationsSunday, March 8Sunday, November 1
Hawaii, most of Arizona, small region of AlaskaNo DST in 2015
UruguayAll locationsDoes not start this yearSunday, March 8
US Minor Outlying IslandsAll locationsNo DST in 2015
US Virgin IslandsAll locationsNo DST in 2015
UzbekistanAll locationsNo DST in 2015
VanuatuAll locationsNo DST in 2015
VenezuelaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
VietnamAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Wallis and FutunaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
Western SaharaAll locationsSunday, March 29*Sunday, October 25*
YemenAll locationsNo DST in 2015
ZambiaAll locationsNo DST in 2015
ZimbabweAll locationsNo DST in 2015
* Some locations have multiple periods of DST: the start of the first period and end of the last period are listed.
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Daylight Saving Time Changes:

DST Summary Worldwide 2015
DST ObservanceCountExample
No DST at all167China
At least one location observes DST80United States
All locations observe DST some part of the year70Iran
Many locations observe DST part of the year9United States
At least one location observes DST all year3Macquarie Island
All locations observe DST all year1Chile

Daylight Saving Time for other years

Yearly OverviewJanuary–JuneJuly–December
2013first half of 2013second half of 2013
2014first half of 2014second half of 2014
2015first half of 2015second half of 2015
2016first half of 2016second half of 2016
2017first half of 2017second half of 2017

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  4. Savings or Saving?
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  8. History of DST
  9. History of DST in Europe
  10. DST Statistics

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