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Time Change 1940 in Israel

Next change:
Oct
27
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Oct 27, 2019, 2:00 am

Country: Israel

Long Name: State of Israel

Abbreviations: IL, ISR

Capital: Jerusalem

Time Zones: 1

Dial Code: +972

Jun 1

Forward 1 hour

Jun 1, 1940 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Saturday, June 1, 1940, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Saturday, June 1, 1940, 1:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Jun 1, 1940 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

Other years: 1937 | 1938 | 1939 | 1940 | 1941 | 1942 | 1943 | 2019

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Daylight Saving Time Info

Daylight Saving Time History in Israel

  • Israel first observed Daylight Saving Time in 1940.
  • Israel has observed DST for 54 years between 1940 and 2019.
  • Previous time with no Daylight Saving Time was 1984.
  • See Worldwide DST Statistics