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Time Change 2019 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 10

Forward 1 hour

Mar 10, 2019 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, March 10, 2019, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, March 10, 2019, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Mar 10, 2019 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

Nov 3

Back 1 hour

Nov 3, 2019 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, November 3, 2019, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, November 3, 2019, 1:00:00 am local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Nov 3, 2019 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

More info:
When Do Clocks Go Back in the US & Canada?
Daylight Saving Time Ends in USA & Canada

Other years: 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019 | 2020 | 2021 | 2022 | 2023

DST in Locations in British Columbia in 2019 (52 Locations)

AbbotsfordMar 10 – Nov 3GoldenMar 10 – Nov 3QuesnelMar 10 – Nov 3
Bella CoolaMar 10 – Nov 3Grand ForksMar 10 – Nov 3RichmondMar 10 – Nov 3
BurnabyMar 10 – Nov 3InvermereMar 10 – Nov 3SaanichMar 10 – Nov 3
Campbell RiverMar 10 – Nov 3KamloopsMar 10 – Nov 3Salmon ArmMar 10 – Nov 3
ChemainusMar 10 – Nov 3KelownaMar 10 – Nov 3SecheltMar 10 – Nov 3
ChetwyndNo DSTKeremeosMar 10 – Nov 3SicamousMar 10 – Nov 3
ChilliwackMar 10 – Nov 3LangleyMar 10 – Nov 3SidneyMar 10 – Nov 3
ComoxMar 10 – Nov 3Maple RidgeMar 10 – Nov 3SquamishMar 10 – Nov 3
CoquitlamMar 10 – Nov 3NanaimoMar 10 – Nov 3SurreyMar 10 – Nov 3
CranbrookMar 10 – Nov 3NelsonMar 10 – Nov 3TofinoMar 10 – Nov 3
CrestonNo DSTNew WestminsterMar 10 – Nov 3TrailMar 10 – Nov 3
CroftonMar 10 – Nov 3ParksvilleMar 10 – Nov 3VancouverMar 10 – Nov 3
Dawson CreekNo DSTPentictonMar 10 – Nov 3VictoriaMar 10 – Nov 3
DeltaMar 10 – Nov 3Port AlberniMar 10 – Nov 3WhistlerMar 10 – Nov 3
DuncanMar 10 – Nov 3Port CoquitlamMar 10 – Nov 3White RockMar 10 – Nov 3
Fort NelsonNo DSTPort HardyMar 10 – Nov 3Williams LakeMar 10 – Nov 3
Fort St. JohnNo DSTPrince GeorgeMar 10 – Nov 3
Fort WareMar 10 – Nov 3Prince RupertMar 10 – Nov 3

Daylight Saving Time History in British Columbia

  • British Columbia first observed Daylight Saving Time in 1918.
  • British Columbia has observed DST for 83 years between 1918 and 2023 (DST in at least one location).
  • Previous time with no Daylight Saving Time was 1941.
  • See Worldwide DST Statistics