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Time Change 2026 in Quebec, Canada

Next change:
Mar
12
1 hour Forward

Mar 12, 2023, 2:00 am

Province: Quebec
Abbreviation: QC
Provincial Capital: Québec
Country: Canada
Time Zones: 2
Location

Mar 8

Forward 1 hour

Mar 8, 2026 - Daylight Saving Time Starts

When local standard time is about to reach
Sunday, March 8, 2026, 2:00:00 am clocks are turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, March 8, 2026, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour later on Mar 8, 2026 than the day before. There will be more light in the evening.

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

Nov 1

Back 1 hour

Nov 1, 2026 - Daylight Saving Time Ends

When local daylight time is about to reach
Sunday, November 1, 2026, 2:00:00 am clocks are turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, November 1, 2026, 1:00:00 am local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour earlier on Nov 1, 2026 than the day before. There will be more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

Other years: 2023 | 2024 | 2025 | 2026 | 2027 | 2028 | 2029

DST in Locations in Quebec in 2026 (33 Locations)

BécancourMar 8 – Nov 1LavalMar 8 – Nov 1Saint-GeorgesMar 8 – Nov 1
Blanc-SablonNo DSTLes CoteauxMar 8 – Nov 1Saint-HyacintheMar 8 – Nov 1
Cap-aux-MeulesMar 8 – Nov 1LevisMar 8 – Nov 1Saint-Jean-sur-RichelieuMar 8 – Nov 1
ChibougamauMar 8 – Nov 1LongueuilMar 8 – Nov 1Saint-JérômeMar 8 – Nov 1
DrummondvilleMar 8 – Nov 1MataneMar 8 – Nov 1Salaberry-de-ValleyfieldMar 8 – Nov 1
GaspéMar 8 – Nov 1MontréalMar 8 – Nov 1SalluitMar 8 – Nov 1
GatineauMar 8 – Nov 1QuébecMar 8 – Nov 1Sept-ÎlesMar 8 – Nov 1
GranbyMar 8 – Nov 1RepentignyMar 8 – Nov 1ShawiniganMar 8 – Nov 1
InukjuakMar 8 – Nov 1RimouskiMar 8 – Nov 1SherbrookeMar 8 – Nov 1
JolietteMar 8 – Nov 1Rouyn-NorandaMar 8 – Nov 1TerrebonneMar 8 – Nov 1
KuujjuaqMar 8 – Nov 1SaguenayMar 8 – Nov 1Trois-RivieresMar 8 – Nov 1

Daylight Saving Time History in Quebec

  • Quebec first observed Daylight Saving Time in 1917.
  • Quebec has observed DST for 106 years between 1917 and 2023 (DST in at least one location).
  • Previous time with no Daylight Saving Time was 1923.
  • See Worldwide DST Statistics