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Argentina Starts Daylight Saving Time on December 30, 2007

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Published 21-Dec-2007. Changed 27-Dec-2007

People appreciate the extra hour of sunlight in the afternoon during daylight saving time.

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Argentina Starts Daylight Saving Time on December 30, 2007

People appreciate the extra hour of sunlight in the afternoon during daylight saving time.

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All of Argentina will turn clocks one hour ahead at the start of December 30, 2007. The clocks will be turned back one hour when March 16, 2008 is about to start.

Why daylight saving time will be used

Daylight Saving Time will be observed in order to save energy. It is likely to be used next year as well, from October to March.

Official announcement

The official law is available in Spanish on the Senate web site - EXPEDIENTE NUMERO 599/07.

Dates of daylight saving time 1988–2008

These are the dates Daylight Saving Time started and ended in Buenos Aires, Argentina since 1988. Note that some states of Argentina have made other time zone changes to their clocks that are not shown in the list below.


Current Local Times Around the World

AccraTue 2:02 pmCasablanca *Tue 3:02 pmKolkataTue 7:32 pmReykjavikTue 2:02 pm
Addis AbabaTue 5:02 pmChicago *Tue 9:02 amKuala LumpurTue 10:02 pmRio de JaneiroTue 11:02 am
Adelaide *Wed 12:32 amCopenhagen *Tue 4:02 pmKuwait CityTue 5:02 pmRiyadhTue 5:02 pm
AlgiersTue 3:02 pmDallas *Tue 9:02 amKyiv *Tue 5:02 pmRome *Tue 4:02 pm
AlmatyTue 8:02 pmDar es SalaamTue 5:02 pmLa PazTue 10:02 amSalt Lake City *Tue 8:02 am
Amman *Tue 5:02 pmDarwinTue 11:32 pmLagosTue 3:02 pmSan Francisco *Tue 7:02 am
Amsterdam *Tue 4:02 pmDenver *Tue 8:02 amLahoreTue 7:02 pmSan JuanTue 10:02 am
AnadyrWed 2:02 amDetroit *Tue 10:02 amLas Vegas *Tue 7:02 amSan SalvadorTue 8:02 am
Anchorage *Tue 6:02 amDhakaTue 8:02 pmLimaTue 9:02 amSantiago *Tue 11:02 am
AnkaraTue 5:02 pmDohaTue 5:02 pmLisbon *Tue 3:02 pmSanto DomingoTue 10:02 am
AntananarivoTue 5:02 pmDubaiTue 6:02 pmLondon *Tue 3:02 pmSão PauloTue 11:02 am
Asuncion *Tue 11:02 amDublin *Tue 3:02 pmLos Angeles *Tue 7:02 amSeattle *Tue 7:02 am
Athens *Tue 5:02 pmEdmonton *Tue 8:02 amMadrid *Tue 4:02 pmSeoulTue 11:02 pm
Atlanta *Tue 10:02 amFrankfurt *Tue 4:02 pmManaguaTue 8:02 amShanghaiTue 10:02 pm
Auckland *Wed 3:02 amGuatemala CityTue 8:02 amManilaTue 10:02 pmSingaporeTue 10:02 pm
BaghdadTue 5:02 pmHalifax *Tue 11:02 amMelbourne *Wed 1:02 amSofia *Tue 5:02 pm
BangaloreTue 7:32 pmHanoiTue 9:02 pmMexico City *Tue 9:02 amSt. John's *Tue 11:32 am
BangkokTue 9:02 pmHarareTue 4:02 pmMiami *Tue 10:02 amStockholm *Tue 4:02 pm
Barcelona *Tue 4:02 pmHavana *Tue 10:02 amMinneapolis *Tue 9:02 amSuvaWed 2:02 am
BeijingTue 10:02 pmHelsinki *Tue 5:02 pmMinskTue 5:02 pmSydney *Wed 1:02 am
Beirut *Tue 5:02 pmHong KongTue 10:02 pmMontevideoTue 11:02 amTaipeiTue 10:02 pm
Belgrade *Tue 4:02 pmHonoluluTue 4:02 amMontréal *Tue 10:02 amTallinn *Tue 5:02 pm
Berlin *Tue 4:02 pmHouston *Tue 9:02 amMoscowTue 5:02 pmTashkentTue 7:02 pm
BogotaTue 9:02 amIndianapolis *Tue 10:02 amMumbaiTue 7:32 pmTegucigalpaTue 8:02 am
Boston *Tue 10:02 amIslamabadTue 7:02 pmNairobiTue 5:02 pmTehranTue 5:32 pm
BrasiliaTue 11:02 amIstanbulTue 5:02 pmNassau *Tue 10:02 amTokyoTue 11:02 pm
BrisbaneWed 12:02 amJakartaTue 9:02 pmNew DelhiTue 7:32 pmToronto *Tue 10:02 am
Brussels *Tue 4:02 pmJerusalem *Tue 5:02 pmNew Orleans *Tue 9:02 amVancouver *Tue 7:02 am
Bucharest *Tue 5:02 pmJohannesburgTue 4:02 pmNew York *Tue 10:02 amVienna *Tue 4:02 pm
Budapest *Tue 4:02 pmKabulTue 6:32 pmOslo *Tue 4:02 pmWarsaw *Tue 4:02 pm
Buenos AiresTue 11:02 amKarachiTue 7:02 pmOttawa *Tue 10:02 amWashington DC *Tue 10:02 am
CairoTue 4:02 pmKathmanduTue 7:47 pmParis *Tue 4:02 pmWinnipeg *Tue 9:02 am
Calgary *Tue 8:02 amKhartoumTue 4:02 pmPerthTue 10:02 pmYangonTue 8:32 pm
Canberra *Wed 1:02 amKingstonTue 9:02 amPhiladelphia *Tue 10:02 amZagreb *Tue 4:02 pm
Cape TownTue 4:02 pmKinshasaTue 3:02 pmPhoenixTue 7:02 amZürich *Tue 4:02 pm
CaracasTue 10:02 amKiritimatiWed 4:02 amPrague *Tue 4:02 pm

* Adjusted for Daylight Saving Time (70 places).

Tue = Tuesday, October 15, 2019 (134 places).
Wed = Wednesday, October 16, 2019 (9 places).

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