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Time Change 1972 in New South Wales, Australia

Next change:
Oct
6
1 hour Forward

Oct 6, 2019, 2:00 am

State: New South Wales

Abbreviation: NSW

State Capital: Sydney

Country: Australia

Time Zones: 2

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Feb 27

Back 1 hour

Feb 27, 1972 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, February 27, 1972, 3:00:00 am clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, February 27, 1972, 2:00:00 am local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Feb 27, 1972 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 29

Forward 1 hour

Oct 29, 1972 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, October 29, 1972, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 29, 1972, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Oct 29, 1972 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

Other years: 1969 | 1970 | 1971 | 1972 | 1973 | 1974 | 1975 | 2019

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