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Clock Changes in San Salvador, El Salvador 1988

Last change: 1988
Sep
25
1 hour Back

Sep 25, 1988, 12:00 midnight

Start DST: Sunday, May 1, 1988 — 1 hour forward
End DST: Saturday, September 24, 1988 — 1 hour backward
Location of San SalvadorLocation

May 1

Forward 1 hour

May 1, 1988 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, May 1, 1988, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, May 1, 1988, 1:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on May 1, 1988 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

Sep 25

Back 1 hour

Sep 25, 1988 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, September 25, 1988, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Saturday, September 24, 1988, 11:00:00 pm local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Sep 25, 1988 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

Other years: 1987 | 1988 |

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)
1980 — 1986DST not observed
1987Sunday, May 3, 12:00 midnightSunday, September 27, 12:00 midnight
1988Sunday, May 1, 12:00 midnightSunday, September 25, 12:00 midnight
1989DST not observed
All times are local for San Salvador.

Detailed time zone and clock changes in San Salvador