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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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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 3:39 pmCasablanca *Tue 4:39 pmKolkataTue 9:09 pmReykjavikTue 3:39 pm
Addis AbabaTue 6:39 pmChicagoTue 9:39 amKuala LumpurTue 11:39 pmRio de JaneiroTue 12:39 pm
Adelaide *Wed 2:09 amCopenhagenTue 4:39 pmKuwait CityTue 6:39 pmRiyadhTue 6:39 pm
AlgiersTue 4:39 pmDallasTue 9:39 amKyivTue 5:39 pmRomeTue 4:39 pm
AlmatyTue 9:39 pmDar es SalaamTue 6:39 pmLa PazTue 11:39 amSalt Lake CityTue 8:39 am
AmmanTue 5:39 pmDarwinWed 1:09 amLagosTue 4:39 pmSan FranciscoTue 7:39 am
AmsterdamTue 4:39 pmDenverTue 8:39 amLahoreTue 8:39 pmSan JuanTue 11:39 am
AnadyrWed 3:39 amDetroitTue 10:39 amLas VegasTue 7:39 amSan SalvadorTue 9:39 am
AnchorageTue 6:39 amDhakaTue 9:39 pmLimaTue 10:39 amSantiago *Tue 12:39 pm
AnkaraTue 6:39 pmDohaTue 6:39 pmLisbonTue 3:39 pmSanto DomingoTue 11:39 am
AntananarivoTue 6:39 pmDubaiTue 7:39 pmLondonTue 3:39 pmSão PauloTue 12:39 pm
Asuncion *Tue 12:39 pmDublinTue 3:39 pmLos AngelesTue 7:39 amSeattleTue 7:39 am
AthensTue 5:39 pmEdmontonTue 8:39 amMadridTue 4:39 pmSeoulWed 12:39 am
AtlantaTue 10:39 amFrankfurtTue 4:39 pmManaguaTue 9:39 amShanghaiTue 11:39 pm
Auckland *Wed 4:39 amGuatemala CityTue 9:39 amManilaTue 11:39 pmSingaporeTue 11:39 pm
BaghdadTue 6:39 pmHalifaxTue 11:39 amMelbourne *Wed 2:39 amSofiaTue 5:39 pm
BangaloreTue 9:09 pmHanoiTue 10:39 pmMexico CityTue 9:39 amSt. John'sTue 12:09 pm
BangkokTue 10:39 pmHarareTue 5:39 pmMiamiTue 10:39 amStockholmTue 4:39 pm
BarcelonaTue 4:39 pmHavanaTue 10:39 amMinneapolisTue 9:39 amSuvaWed 3:39 am
BeijingTue 11:39 pmHelsinkiTue 5:39 pmMinskTue 6:39 pmSydney *Wed 2:39 am
BeirutTue 5:39 pmHong KongTue 11:39 pmMontevideoTue 12:39 pmTaipeiTue 11:39 pm
BelgradeTue 4:39 pmHonoluluTue 5:39 amMontréalTue 10:39 amTallinnTue 5:39 pm
BerlinTue 4:39 pmHoustonTue 9:39 amMoscowTue 6:39 pmTashkentTue 8:39 pm
BogotaTue 10:39 amIndianapolisTue 10:39 amMumbaiTue 9:09 pmTegucigalpaTue 9:39 am
BostonTue 10:39 amIslamabadTue 8:39 pmNairobiTue 6:39 pmTehranTue 7:09 pm
BrasiliaTue 12:39 pmIstanbulTue 6:39 pmNassauTue 10:39 amTokyoWed 12:39 am
BrisbaneWed 1:39 amJakartaTue 10:39 pmNew DelhiTue 9:09 pmTorontoTue 10:39 am
BrusselsTue 4:39 pmJerusalemTue 5:39 pmNew OrleansTue 9:39 amVancouverTue 7:39 am
BucharestTue 5:39 pmJohannesburgTue 5:39 pmNew YorkTue 10:39 amViennaTue 4:39 pm
BudapestTue 4:39 pmKabulTue 8:09 pmOsloTue 4:39 pmWarsawTue 4:39 pm
Buenos AiresTue 12:39 pmKarachiTue 8:39 pmOttawaTue 10:39 amWashington DCTue 10:39 am
CairoTue 5:39 pmKathmanduTue 9:24 pmParisTue 4:39 pmWinnipegTue 9:39 am
CalgaryTue 8:39 amKhartoumTue 5:39 pmPerthTue 11:39 pmYangonTue 10:09 pm
Canberra *Wed 2:39 amKingstonTue 10:39 amPhiladelphiaTue 10:39 amZagrebTue 4:39 pm
Cape TownTue 5:39 pmKinshasaTue 4:39 pmPhoenixTue 8:39 amZürichTue 4:39 pm
CaracasTue 11:39 amKiritimatiWed 5:39 amPragueTue 4:39 pm

* Adjusted for Daylight Saving Time (8 places).

Tue = Tuesday, February 18, 2020 (131 places).
Wed = Wednesday, February 19, 2020 (12 places).

UTC (GMT/Zulu)-time: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 15:39:55

UTC is Coordinated Universal Time, GMT is Greenwich Mean Time.

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