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Time Change 2008 in Western Australia, Australia

Last change: 2009
Mar
29
1 hour Back

Mar 29, 2009, 3:00 am

State: Western Australia

Abbreviation: WA

State Capital: Perth

Country: Australia

Time Zones: 2

Location

Mar 30

Back 1 hour

Mar 30, 2008 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, March 30, 2008, 3:00:00 am clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, March 30, 2008, 2:00:00 am local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Mar 30, 2008 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

More info:
Confusion over Daylight Saving Time in Australia and New Zealand
Australia & New Zealand Start DST

Oct 26

Forward 1 hour

Oct 26, 2008 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, October 26, 2008, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 26, 2008, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Oct 26, 2008 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

More info:
South Australia Extends Daylight Saving in 2008–2009
Australia & New Zealand Start DST
Western Australians To Vote On Daylight Saving
Western Australia says No to DST

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