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Clock Changes in Berlin, Germany

Next change:
Oct
25
1 hour Back

Oct 25, 2020, 3:00 am

Start DST: Sunday, March 29, 2020 — 1 hour forward
End DST: Sunday, October 25, 2020 — 1 hour backward
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Mar 29

Forward 1 hour

Mar 29, 2020 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, March 29, 2020, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, March 29, 2020, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Mar 29, 2020 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

More info:
European Union Ready to Scrap DST
DST Starts in Europe Sunday, March 29, 2020

Oct 25

Back 1 hour

Oct 25, 2020 - Daylight Saving Time Ends

When local daylight time is about to reach
Sunday, October 25, 2020, 3:00:00 am clocks are turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 25, 2020, 2:00:00 am local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour earlier on Oct 25, 2020 than the day before. There will be more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

More info:
European Union Ready to Scrap DST
End of DST in Europe 2020

Other years: 2017 | 2018 | 2019 | 2020 | 2021 | 2022 | 2023

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)
2019Sunday, March 31, 2:00 amSunday, October 27, 3:00 am
2020Sunday, March 29, 2:00 amSunday, October 25, 3:00 am
2021Sunday, March 28, 2:00 amSunday, October 31, 3:00 am (Preliminary date)
2022Sunday, March 27, 2:00 am (Preliminary date)Sunday, October 30, 3:00 am (Preliminary date)
2023Sunday, March 26, 2:00 am (Preliminary date)Sunday, October 29, 3:00 am (Preliminary date)
All times are local for Berlin. Current year is highlighted.

Detailed time zone and clock changes in Berlin