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Clock Changes in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Next change:
Apr
7
1 hour Back

Apr 7, 2019, 3:00 am

End DST: Sunday, April 1, 2018
 1 hour backward

Start DST: Sunday, October 7, 2018
 1 hour forward

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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

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Daylight Saving Time in Other Years

DST changes do not necessarily occur on the same date every year.

YearDST End (Clock Backward)DST Start (Clock Forward)
2017Sunday, April 2, 3:00 amSunday, October 1, 2:00 am
2018Sunday, April 1, 3:00 amSunday, October 7, 2:00 am
2019Sunday, April 7, 3:00 amSunday, October 6, 2:00 am
2020Sunday, April 5, 3:00 amSunday, October 4, 2:00 am
2021Sunday, April 4, 3:00 amSunday, October 3, 2:00 am
All times are local for Sydney. Current year is highlighted.

Detailed time zone and clock changes in Sydney