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Clock Changes in Cairo, Egypt (Al Qâhirah) 2026

Next change:
Apr
26
1 hour Forward

Apr 26, 2024, 12:00 midnight

Start DST: Friday, April 24, 2026 — 1 hour forward
End DST: Thursday, October 29, 2026 — 1 hour backward
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Apr 24

Forward 1 hour

Apr 24, 2026 - Daylight Saving Time Starts

When local standard time is about to reach
Friday, April 24, 2026, 12:00:00 midnight clocks are turned forward 1 hour to
Friday, April 24, 2026, 1:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour later on Apr 24, 2026 than the day before. There will be more light in the evening.

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

Oct 30

Back 1 hour

Oct 30, 2026 - Daylight Saving Time Ends

When local daylight time is about to reach
Friday, October 30, 2026, 12:00:00 midnight clocks are turned backward 1 hour to
Thursday, October 29, 2026, 11:00:00 pm local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour earlier on Oct 30, 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

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)
2020 — 2022DST not observed
2023Friday, April 28, 12:00 midnightFriday, October 27, 12:00 midnight
2024Friday, April 26, 12:00 midnightFriday, November 1, 12:00 midnight
2025Friday, April 25, 12:00 midnightFriday, October 31, 12:00 midnight
2026Friday, April 24, 12:00 midnightFriday, October 30, 12:00 midnight
2027Friday, April 30, 12:00 midnightFriday, October 29, 12:00 midnight
2028Friday, April 28, 12:00 midnightFriday, October 27, 12:00 midnight
2029Friday, April 27, 12:00 midnightFriday, October 26, 12:00 midnight
All times are local for Cairo. Current year is highlighted.

Detailed time zone and clock changes in Cairo