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Clock Changes in Kingston, Jamaica in 1980

Last change: 1983
Oct
30
1 hour Back

Oct 30, 1983, 2:00 am

Start DST: Sunday, April 27, 1980
 1 hour forward

End DST: Sunday, October 26, 1980
 1 hour backward

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Apr 27

Forward 1 hour

Apr 27, 1980 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, April 27, 1980, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, April 27, 1980, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Apr 27, 1980 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

Oct 26

Back 1 hour

Oct 26, 1980 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, October 26, 1980, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 26, 1980, 1:00:00 am local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Oct 26, 1980 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

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Other years: 1977 | 1978 | 1979 | 1980 | 1981 | 1982 | 1983

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)
* 1980Sunday, April 27, 2:00 amSunday, October 26, 2:00 am
* 1981Sunday, April 26, 2:00 amSunday, October 25, 2:00 am
* 1982Sunday, April 25, 2:00 amSunday, October 31, 2:00 am
* 1983Sunday, April 24, 2:00 amSunday, October 30, 2:00 am
1984 — 1989DST not observed
All times are local for Kingston.
*Some or part of this period was on double DST.

Detailed time zone and clock changes in Kingston