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Time Change 2017 in British Columbia, Canada

Next change:
Nov
1
1 hour Back

Nov 1, 2020, 2:00 am

In most of British Columbia

Province: British Columbia
Abbreviation: BC
Provincial Capital: Victoria
Country: Canada
Time Zones: 2
Location

Note: Only some parts of British Columbia used DST in 2017.

Mar 12

Forward 1 hour

Mar 12, 2017 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, March 12, 2017, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, March 12, 2017, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Mar 12, 2017 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

More info:
Alberta Discussing Daylight Saving Time
DST Starts in USA & Canada

Nov 5

Back 1 hour

Nov 5, 2017 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, November 5, 2017, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, November 5, 2017, 1:00:00 am local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Nov 5, 2017 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

More info:
Clocks Go Back 1 Hour in USA & Canada on Nov 5, 2017

Other years: 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019 | 2020

DST in Locations in British Columbia in 2017 (50 Locations)

AbbotsfordMar 12 - Nov 5Grand ForksMar 12 - Nov 5QuesnelMar 12 - Nov 5
BurnabyMar 12 - Nov 5InvermereMar 12 - Nov 5RichmondMar 12 - Nov 5
Campbell RiverMar 12 - Nov 5KamloopsMar 12 - Nov 5SaanichMar 12 - Nov 5
ChemainusMar 12 - Nov 5KelownaMar 12 - Nov 5Salmon ArmMar 12 - Nov 5
ChetwyndNo DSTKeremeosMar 12 - Nov 5SecheltMar 12 - Nov 5
ChilliwackMar 12 - Nov 5LangleyMar 12 - Nov 5SicamousMar 12 - Nov 5
ComoxMar 12 - Nov 5Maple RidgeMar 12 - Nov 5SidneyMar 12 - Nov 5
CoquitlamMar 12 - Nov 5NanaimoMar 12 - Nov 5SquamishMar 12 - Nov 5
CranbrookMar 12 - Nov 5NelsonMar 12 - Nov 5SurreyMar 12 - Nov 5
CrestonNo DSTNew WestminsterMar 12 - Nov 5TofinoMar 12 - Nov 5
CroftonMar 12 - Nov 5ParksvilleMar 12 - Nov 5TrailMar 12 - Nov 5
Dawson CreekNo DSTPentictonMar 12 - Nov 5VancouverMar 12 - Nov 5
DeltaMar 12 - Nov 5Port AlberniMar 12 - Nov 5VictoriaMar 12 - Nov 5
Fort NelsonNo DSTPort CoquitlamMar 12 - Nov 5WhistlerMar 12 - Nov 5
Fort St. JohnNo DSTPort HardyMar 12 - Nov 5White RockMar 12 - Nov 5
Fort WareMar 12 - Nov 5Prince GeorgeMar 12 - Nov 5Williams LakeMar 12 - Nov 5
GoldenMar 12 - Nov 5Prince RupertMar 12 - Nov 5

Daylight Saving Time History in British Columbia

  • British Columbia first observed Daylight Saving Time in 1918.
  • British Columbia has observed DST for 80 years between 1918 and 2020 (DST in at least one location).
  • Previous time with no Daylight Saving Time was 1941.
  • See Worldwide DST Statistics