Mar 28, 2021, 2:00 am
|Long Name:||French Republic|
|Time Zones:||1 (Main Country)|
|Total Time Zones:||13 (with dependencies)|
Daylight Saving Time (DST) Not Observed in Year 1975
France observed Central European Time (CET) all year.
DST was not in use in 1975.
The previous DST change in France was on September 16, 1945.
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When Does DST Start and End in France?
In continental France, which includes the capital Paris, the Daylight Saving Time (DST) period starts on the last Sunday of March and ends on the last Sunday of October, together with most other European countries.
Although the collectivity of Saint Pierre and Miquelon also uses DST (see below), the times displayed above apply only to continental France.
Daylight Saving Time in Dependencies of France
|Dependency||Type||Daylight Saving Time Period|
|Clipperton Island||Overseas territory||No Daylight Saving Time|
|French Guiana||Overseas department||No Daylight Saving Time|
|French Polynesia||Overseas collectivity||No Daylight Saving Time|
|French Southern Territories||Overseas territory||No Daylight Saving Time|
|Guadeloupe||Overseas department||No Daylight Saving Time|
|Martinique||Overseas department||No Daylight Saving Time|
|Mayotte||Overseas department||No Daylight Saving Time|
|New Caledonia||Overseas collectivity||No Daylight Saving Time|
|Réunion (French)||Overseas department||No Daylight Saving Time|
|Saint Barthélemy||Overseas collectivity||No Daylight Saving Time|
|Saint Martin||Overseas collectivity||No Daylight Saving Time|
|Saint Pierre and Miquelon||Overseas collectivity||No Daylight Saving Time|
|Wallis and Futuna||Overseas collectivity||No Daylight Saving Time|