Last change: 2002
1 hour Back
Feb 17, 2002, 12:00 midnight
|Start DST:||Sunday, October 14, 2001 — 1 hour forward|
Forward 1 hour
Oct 14, 2001 - Daylight Saving Time Started
When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, October 14, 2001, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 14, 2001, 1:00:00 am local daylight time instead.
Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Oct 14, 2001 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.
Also called Spring Forward, Summer Time, and Daylight Savings Time.
Sunday, February 17, 2013: Brazil ends Daylight Saving Time
Daylight Saving Time in Other Years
DST changes do not necessarily occur on the same date every year.
|Year||DST Start (Clock Forward)||DST End (Clock Backward)|
|* 2000||Sunday, October 8, 12:00 midnight||Sunday, October 22, 12:00 midnight|
|2001||Sunday, October 14, 12:00 midnight||No DST End|
|2002||No DST Start||Sunday, February 17, 12:00 midnight|
|2003 — 2009||DST not observed|
|All times are local for Fortaleza.|
* All or part of this period was on double DST.