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Clock Changes in Dublin, Ireland (Baile Átha Cliath (Irish)) in 1968

Next change:
Mar
29
1 hour Forward

Mar 29, 2020, 1:00 am

Start DST: Sunday, February 18, 1968
 1 hour forward

End DST: Sunday, October 27, 1968
 No time change due to simultaneous time zone change

Location of DublinLocation

Feb 18

Forward 1 hour

Feb 18, 1968 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, February 18, 1968, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, February 18, 1968, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Feb 18, 1968 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

Oct 27

No change

Oct 27, 1968 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

DST ended on Sunday, October 27, 1968, 12:00:00 midnight. However, clocks were not changed because Dublin switched time zones at the same time.

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Other years: 1965 | 1966 | 1967 | 1968 | 1969 | 1970 | 1971

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)
1960Sunday, April 10, 2:00 amSunday, October 2, 3:00 am
1961Sunday, March 26, 2:00 amSunday, October 29, 3:00 am
1962Sunday, March 25, 2:00 amSunday, October 28, 3:00 am
1963Sunday, March 31, 2:00 amSunday, October 27, 3:00 am
1964Sunday, March 22, 2:00 amSunday, October 25, 3:00 am
1965Sunday, March 21, 2:00 amSunday, October 24, 3:00 am
1966Sunday, March 20, 2:00 amSunday, October 23, 3:00 am
1967Sunday, March 19, 2:00 amSunday, October 29, 3:00 am
1968Sunday, February 18, 2:00 amSunday, October 27, 12:00 midnight
1969DST not observed
All times are local for Dublin.

Detailed time zone and clock changes in Dublin