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Time Change 2018 in Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Next change:
Apr
7
1 hour Back

Apr 7, 2019, 3:00 am

Territory: Australian Capital Territory

Abbreviation: ACT

Territorial Capital: Canberra

Country: Australia

Time Zones: 1

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Apr 1

Back 1 hour

Apr 1, 2018 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, April 1, 2018, 3:00:00 am clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, April 1, 2018, 2:00:00 am local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Apr 1, 2018 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

More info:
Australia & New Zealand End DST on April 1, 2018
Australia & New Zealand Start DST

Oct 7

Forward 1 hour

Oct 7, 2018 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, October 7, 2018, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 7, 2018, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Oct 7, 2018 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
DST Begins in Australia and New Zealand

Other years: 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019 | 2020 | 2021

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Daylight Saving Time History in Australian Capital Territory

Detailed history for Australian Capital Territory is not available before 1970. Statistics below are based on 1970 onwards.

  • Australian Capital Territory first observed Daylight Saving Time in 1971.
  • Australian Capital Territory has observed DST for 48 years between 1971 and 2018.
  • See Worldwide DST Statistics