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Time Change 2020 in New South Wales, Australia

Next change:
Oct
4
1 hour Forward

Oct 4, 2020, 2:00 am

State: New South Wales

Abbreviation: NSW

State Capital: Sydney

Country: Australia

Time Zones: 2

Location

Note: Unfortunately, we do not have accurate information before 1970 on a state level.

Apr 5

Back 1 hour

Apr 5, 2020 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, April 5, 2020, 3:00:00 am clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, April 5, 2020, 2:00:00 am local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Apr 5, 2020 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 5, 2020

Oct 4

Forward 1 hour

Oct 4, 2020 - Daylight Saving Time Starts

When local standard time is about to reach
Sunday, October 4, 2020, 2:00:00 am clocks are turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 4, 2020, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour later on Oct 4, 2020 than the day before. There will be more light in the evening.

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

More info:
Australia & New Zealand End DST on April 5, 2020

Other years: 2017 | 2018 | 2019 | 2020 | 2021 | 2022 | 2023

Daylight Saving Time History in New South Wales

  • New South Wales first observed Daylight Saving Time in 1917.
  • New South Wales has observed DST for 54 years between 1917 and 2020.
  • Previous time with no Daylight Saving Time was 1970.
  • See Worldwide DST Statistics