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Time Change 1942 in Egypt

Last change: 2014
Sep
26
1 hour Back

Sep 26, 2014, 12:00 midnight

Country: Egypt
Long Name: Arab Republic of Egypt
Abbreviations: EG, EGY
Capital: Cairo
Time Zones: 1
Dial Code: +20

Apr 1

Forward 1 hour

Apr 1, 1942 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Wednesday, April 1, 1942, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Wednesday, April 1, 1942, 1:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Apr 1, 1942 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

More info:
DST Returns to Egypt in July

Oct 27

Back 1 hour

Oct 27, 1942 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Tuesday, October 27, 1942, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Monday, October 26, 1942, 11:00:00 pm local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Oct 27, 1942 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

More info:
DST Returns to Egypt in July

Other years: 1939 | 1940 | 1941 | 1942 | 1943 | 1944 | 1945 | 2022

Daylight Saving Time History in Egypt