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Time Change 1940 in Israel

Next change:
Oct
30
1 hour Back

Oct 30, 2022, 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, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Saturday, June 1, 1940, 3:00:00 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.

Oct 1

Back 1 hour

Oct 1, 1940 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Tuesday, October 1, 1940, 3:00:00 am clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Tuesday, October 1, 1940, 2:00:00 am local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Oct 1, 1940 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

Nov 17

Forward 1 hour

Nov 17, 1940 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, November 17, 1940, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, November 17, 1940, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Nov 17, 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 | 2022

Daylight Saving Time History in Israel

  • Israel first observed Daylight Saving Time in 1940.
  • Israel has observed DST for 59 years between 1940 and 2022.
  • Previous time with no Daylight Saving Time was 1983.
  • See Worldwide DST Statistics