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Clock Changes in São Luis, Maranhão, Brazil in 1999

Last change: 2002
1 hour Back

Feb 17, 2002, 12:00 midnight

Start DST: Sunday, October 3, 1999
 1 hour forward

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Oct 3

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Oct 3, 1999 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, October 3, 1999, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 3, 1999, 1:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Oct 3, 1999 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

More info:
Sunday, February 17, 2013: Brazil ends Daylight Saving Time


Other years: 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 | 2000 | 2001 | 2002

Daylight Saving Time in Other Years

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

YearDST Start (Clock Forward)DST End (Clock Backward)
* 1990No DST StartSunday, February 11, 12:00 midnight
1991 — 1998DST not observed
* 1999Sunday, October 3, 12:00 midnightNo DST End
All times are local for São Luis.
*Some or part of this period was on double DST.

Data for the years before 1970 is not available for São Luis, however, we have earlier time zone history for Fortaleza available.

Detailed time zone and clock changes in São Luis