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Flag for Brazil Clock Changes in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Next change:
Nov
4
1 hour Forward

Nov 4, 2018, 12:00 midnight

End DST: Saturday, February 17, 2018
 1 hour backward

Start DST: Sunday, November 4, 2018
 1 hour forward

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Feb 18

Back 1 hour

Feb 18, 2018 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, February 18, 2018, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Saturday, February 17, 2018, 11:00:00 pm local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Feb 18, 2018 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

More info:
Brazil Changes DST Start from 2018

Nov 4

Forward 1 hour

Nov 4, 2018 - Daylight Saving Time Starts

When local standard time is about to reach
Sunday, November 4, 2018, 12:00:00 midnight clocks are turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, November 4, 2018, 1:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour later on Nov 4, 2018 than the day before. There will be more light in the evening.

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

More info:
Brazil Changes DST Start from 2018

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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, February 19, 12:00 midnightSunday, October 15, 12:00 midnight
2018Sunday, February 18, 12:00 midnightSunday, November 4, 12:00 midnight
2019Sunday, February 17, 12:00 midnightSunday, November 3, 12:00 midnight
2020Sunday, February 16, 12:00 midnightSunday, November 1, 12:00 midnight
2021Sunday, February 21, 12:00 midnightSunday, November 7, 12:00 midnight
All times are local for Rio de Janeiro. Current year is highlighted.

Data for the years before 1970 is not available for Rio de Janeiro, however, we have earlier time zone history for São Paulo available.

Detailed time zone and clock changes in Rio de Janeiro