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Time Change 1940 in Argentina

Last change: 2009
Mar
15
1 hour Back

Mar 15, 2009, 12:00 midnight

Country: Argentina
Long Name: Argentine Republic
Abbreviations: AR, ARG
Capital: Buenos Aires
Time Zones: 1
Dial Code: +54

Mar 1

Back 1 hour

Mar 1, 1940 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Friday, March 1, 1940, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Thursday, February 29, 1940, 11:00:00 pm local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Mar 1, 1940 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

Jul 1

Forward 1 hour

Jul 1, 1940 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Monday, July 1, 1940, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Monday, July 1, 1940, 1:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Jul 1, 1940 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

Other years: 1937 | 1938 | 1939 | 1940 | 1941 | 1942 | 1943 | 2022

Daylight Saving Time History in Argentina