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Clock Changes in New Zealand, New Zealand 2003

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End DST: Sunday, March 16, 2003 — 1 hour backward
Start DST: Sunday, October 5, 2003 — 1 hour forward
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Mar 16

Back 1 hour

Mar 16, 2003 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, March 16, 2003, 3:00:00 am clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, March 16, 2003, 2:00:00 am local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Mar 16, 2003 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

More info:
Australia & New Zealand Start DST

Oct 5

Forward 1 hour

Oct 5, 2003 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, October 5, 2003, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 5, 2003, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Oct 5, 2003 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

Also called Spring Forward, Summer Time, and Daylight Savings Time.

More info:
Australia & New Zealand Start DST

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