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Time Change 1972 in Alberta, Canada

Next change:
Nov
3
1 hour Back

Nov 3, 2019, 2:00 am

Province: Alberta

Abbreviation: AB

Provincial Capital: Edmonton

Country: Canada

Time Zones: 1

Location

Apr 30

Forward 1 hour

Apr 30, 1972 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, April 30, 1972, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, April 30, 1972, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Apr 30, 1972 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

Oct 29

Back 1 hour

Oct 29, 1972 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, October 29, 1972, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 29, 1972, 1:00:00 am local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Oct 29, 1972 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

Other years: 1969 | 1970 | 1971 | 1972 | 1973 | 1974 | 1975 | 2019

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