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Time Change 2018 in British Columbia, Canada

Next change:
Mar
12
1 hour Forward

Mar 12, 2023, 2:00 am

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

Mar 11

Forward 1 hour

Mar 11, 2018 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, March 11, 2018, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, March 11, 2018, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Mar 11, 2018 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

More info:
DST Starts in USA & Canada

Nov 4

Back 1 hour

Nov 4, 2018 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, November 4, 2018, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, November 4, 2018, 1:00:00 am local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Nov 4, 2018 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

More info:
Nov 4: DST Ends in USA & Canada

Other years: 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019 | 2020 | 2021 | 2022

DST in Locations in British Columbia in 2018 (51 Locations)

AbbotsfordMar 11 – Nov 4GoldenMar 11 – Nov 4Prince RupertMar 11 – Nov 4
BurnabyMar 11 – Nov 4Grand ForksMar 11 – Nov 4QuesnelMar 11 – Nov 4
Campbell RiverMar 11 – Nov 4InvermereMar 11 – Nov 4RichmondMar 11 – Nov 4
ChemainusMar 11 – Nov 4KamloopsMar 11 – Nov 4SaanichMar 11 – Nov 4
ChetwyndNo DSTKelownaMar 11 – Nov 4Salmon ArmMar 11 – Nov 4
ChilliwackMar 11 – Nov 4KeremeosMar 11 – Nov 4SecheltMar 11 – Nov 4
ComoxMar 11 – Nov 4LangleyMar 11 – Nov 4SicamousMar 11 – Nov 4
CoquitlamMar 11 – Nov 4Maple RidgeMar 11 – Nov 4SidneyMar 11 – Nov 4
CranbrookMar 11 – Nov 4NanaimoMar 11 – Nov 4SquamishMar 11 – Nov 4
CrestonNo DSTNelsonMar 11 – Nov 4SurreyMar 11 – Nov 4
CroftonMar 11 – Nov 4New WestminsterMar 11 – Nov 4TofinoMar 11 – Nov 4
Dawson CreekNo DSTParksvilleMar 11 – Nov 4TrailMar 11 – Nov 4
DeltaMar 11 – Nov 4PentictonMar 11 – Nov 4VancouverMar 11 – Nov 4
DuncanMar 11 – Nov 4Port AlberniMar 11 – Nov 4VictoriaMar 11 – Nov 4
Fort NelsonNo DSTPort CoquitlamMar 11 – Nov 4WhistlerMar 11 – Nov 4
Fort St. JohnNo DSTPort HardyMar 11 – Nov 4White RockMar 11 – Nov 4
Fort WareMar 11 – Nov 4Prince GeorgeMar 11 – Nov 4Williams LakeMar 11 – Nov 4

Daylight Saving Time History in British Columbia

  • British Columbia first observed Daylight Saving Time in 1918.
  • British Columbia has observed DST for 82 years between 1918 and 2022 (DST in at least one location).
  • Previous time with no Daylight Saving Time was 1941.
  • See Worldwide DST Statistics