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Time Change 1931 in Brazil

Last change: 2019
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Feb 17, 2019, 12:00 midnight

Country: Brazil
Long Name: Federative Republic of Brazil
Abbreviations: BR, BRA
Capital: Brasilia
Time Zones: 4
Dial Code: +55

Does Brazil Have DST?

There is no Daylight Saving Time (DST) in Brazil. The country scrapped the practice in 2019.

Oct 3

Forward 1 hour

Oct 3, 1931 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Saturday, October 3, 1931, 11:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Saturday, October 3, 1931, 12:00:00 noon local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Oct 3, 1931 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: 2023

Daylight Saving Time History in Brazil