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Clock Changes in San Jose, Costa Rica 1980

Last change: 1992
Mar
15
1 hour Back

Mar 15, 1992, 12:00 midnight

Start DST: Sunday, February 24, 1980 — 1 hour forward
End DST: Saturday, May 31, 1980 — 1 hour backward
Location of San JoseLocation

Feb 24

Forward 1 hour

Feb 24, 1980 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, February 24, 1980, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, February 24, 1980, 1:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Feb 24, 1980 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

Jun 1

Back 1 hour

Jun 1, 1980 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, June 1, 1980, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Saturday, May 31, 1980, 11:00:00 pm local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Jun 1, 1980 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

Other years: 1977 | 1978 | 1979 | 1980 | 1981 | 1982 | 1983

Daylight Saving Time in Other Years

DST changes do not necessarily occur on the same date every year.

YearDST Start (Clock Forward)DST End (Clock Backward)
1980Sunday, February 24, 12:00 midnightSunday, June 1, 12:00 midnight
1981 — 1989DST not observed
All times are local for San Jose.

Detailed time zone and clock changes in San Jose