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Flag for Brazil Clock Changes in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 2021

Next change:
Nov
4
1 hour Forward

Nov 4, 2018, 12:00 midnight

End DST: Saturday, February 20, 2021
 1 hour backward

Start DST: Sunday, November 7, 2021
 1 hour forward

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Feb 21

Back 1 hour

Feb 21, 2021 - Daylight Saving Time Ends

When local daylight time is about to reach
Sunday, February 21, 2021, 12:00:00 midnight clocks are turned backward 1 hour to
Saturday, February 20, 2021, 11:00:00 pm local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour earlier on Feb 21, 2021 than the day before. There will be more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

Nov 7

Forward 1 hour

Nov 7, 2021 - Daylight Saving Time Starts

When local standard time is about to reach
Sunday, November 7, 2021, 12:00:00 midnight clocks are turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, November 7, 2021, 1:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour later on Nov 7, 2021 than the day before. There will be more light in the evening.

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

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Other years: 2018 | 2019 | 2020 | 2021 | 2022 | 2023 | 2024

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)
2020Sunday, February 16, 12:00 midnightSunday, November 1, 12:00 midnight
2021Sunday, February 21, 12:00 midnightSunday, November 7, 12:00 midnight
2022Sunday, February 20, 12:00 midnightSunday, November 6, 12:00 midnight
2023Sunday, February 26, 12:00 midnightSunday, November 5, 12:00 midnight
2024Sunday, February 18, 12:00 midnightSunday, November 3, 12:00 midnight
2025Sunday, February 16, 12:00 midnightSunday, November 2, 12:00 midnight
2026Sunday, February 22, 12:00 midnightSunday, November 1, 12:00 midnight
2027Sunday, February 21, 12:00 midnightSunday, November 7, 12:00 midnight
2028Sunday, February 20, 12:00 midnightSunday, November 5, 12:00 midnight
2029Sunday, February 18, 12:00 midnightSunday, November 4, 12:00 midnight
All times are local for Rio de Janeiro.

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