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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

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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

AccraFri 8:26 pmCasablanca *Fri 9:26 pmKolkataSat 1:56 amReykjavikFri 8:26 pm
Addis AbabaFri 11:26 pmChicago *Fri 3:26 pmKuala LumpurSat 4:26 amRio de JaneiroFri 5:26 pm
AdelaideSat 5:56 amCopenhagen *Fri 10:26 pmKuwait CityFri 11:26 pmRiyadhFri 11:26 pm
AlgiersFri 9:26 pmDallas *Fri 3:26 pmKyiv *Fri 11:26 pmRome *Fri 10:26 pm
AlmatySat 2:26 amDar es SalaamFri 11:26 pmLa PazFri 4:26 pmSalt Lake City *Fri 2:26 pm
Amman *Fri 11:26 pmDarwinSat 5:56 amLagosFri 9:26 pmSan Francisco *Fri 1:26 pm
Amsterdam *Fri 10:26 pmDenver *Fri 2:26 pmLahoreSat 1:26 amSan JuanFri 4:26 pm
AnadyrSat 8:26 amDetroit *Fri 4:26 pmLas Vegas *Fri 1:26 pmSan SalvadorFri 2:26 pm
Anchorage *Fri 12:26 pmDhakaSat 2:26 amLimaFri 3:26 pmSantiagoFri 4:26 pm
AnkaraFri 11:26 pmDohaFri 11:26 pmLisbon *Fri 9:26 pmSanto DomingoFri 4:26 pm
AntananarivoFri 11:26 pmDubaiSat 12:26 amLondon *Fri 9:26 pmSão PauloFri 5:26 pm
AsuncionFri 4:26 pmDublin *Fri 9:26 pmLos Angeles *Fri 1:26 pmSeattle *Fri 1:26 pm
Athens *Fri 11:26 pmEdmonton *Fri 2:26 pmMadrid *Fri 10:26 pmSeoulSat 5:26 am
Atlanta *Fri 4:26 pmFrankfurt *Fri 10:26 pmManaguaFri 2:26 pmShanghaiSat 4:26 am
AucklandSat 8:26 amGuatemala CityFri 2:26 pmManilaSat 4:26 amSingaporeSat 4:26 am
BaghdadFri 11:26 pmHalifax *Fri 5:26 pmMelbourneSat 6:26 amSofia *Fri 11:26 pm
BangaloreSat 1:56 amHanoiSat 3:26 amMexico City *Fri 3:26 pmSt. John's *Fri 5:56 pm
BangkokSat 3:26 amHarareFri 10:26 pmMiami *Fri 4:26 pmStockholm *Fri 10:26 pm
Barcelona *Fri 10:26 pmHavana *Fri 4:26 pmMinneapolis *Fri 3:26 pmSuvaSat 8:26 am
BeijingSat 4:26 amHelsinki *Fri 11:26 pmMinskFri 11:26 pmSydneySat 6:26 am
Beirut *Fri 11:26 pmHong KongSat 4:26 amMontevideoFri 5:26 pmTaipeiSat 4:26 am
Belgrade *Fri 10:26 pmHonoluluFri 10:26 amMontréal *Fri 4:26 pmTallinn *Fri 11:26 pm
Berlin *Fri 10:26 pmHouston *Fri 3:26 pmMoscowFri 11:26 pmTashkentSat 1:26 am
BogotaFri 3:26 pmIndianapolis *Fri 4:26 pmMumbaiSat 1:56 amTegucigalpaFri 2:26 pm
Boston *Fri 4:26 pmIslamabadSat 1:26 amNairobiFri 11:26 pmTehran *Sat 12:56 am
BrasiliaFri 5:26 pmIstanbulFri 11:26 pmNassau *Fri 4:26 pmTokyoSat 5:26 am
BrisbaneSat 6:26 amJakartaSat 3:26 amNew DelhiSat 1:56 amToronto *Fri 4:26 pm
Brussels *Fri 10:26 pmJerusalem *Fri 11:26 pmNew Orleans *Fri 3:26 pmVancouver *Fri 1:26 pm
Bucharest *Fri 11:26 pmJohannesburgFri 10:26 pmNew York *Fri 4:26 pmVienna *Fri 10:26 pm
Budapest *Fri 10:26 pmKabulSat 12:56 amOslo *Fri 10:26 pmWarsaw *Fri 10:26 pm
Buenos AiresFri 5:26 pmKarachiSat 1:26 amOttawa *Fri 4:26 pmWashington DC *Fri 4:26 pm
CairoFri 10:26 pmKathmanduSat 2:11 amParis *Fri 10:26 pmWinnipeg *Fri 3:26 pm
Calgary *Fri 2:26 pmKhartoumFri 10:26 pmPerthSat 4:26 amYangonSat 2:56 am
CanberraSat 6:26 amKingstonFri 3:26 pmPhiladelphia *Fri 4:26 pmZagreb *Fri 10:26 pm
Cape TownFri 10:26 pmKinshasaFri 9:26 pmPhoenixFri 1:26 pmZürich *Fri 10:26 pm
CaracasFri 4:26 pmKiritimatiSat 10:26 amPrague *Fri 10:26 pm

* Adjusted for Daylight Saving Time (64 places).

Fri = Friday, July 3, 2020 (105 places).
Sat = Saturday, July 4, 2020 (38 places).