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Clock Changes in Rabat, Morocco 1978

Next change:
Mar
19
1 hour Back

Mar 19, 2023, 3:00 am

Start DST: Thursday, June 1, 1978 — 1 hour forward
End DST: Thursday, August 3, 1978 — 1 hour backward
Location of RabatLocation

Jun 1

Forward 1 hour

Jun 1, 1978 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Thursday, June 1, 1978, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Thursday, June 1, 1978, 1:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Jun 1, 1978 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

Aug 4

Back 1 hour

Aug 4, 1978 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Friday, August 4, 1978, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Thursday, August 3, 1978, 11:00:00 pm local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Aug 4, 1978 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

Other years: 1975 | 1976 | 1977 | 1978 | 1979 | 1980 | 1981

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)
1970 — 1973DST not observed
1974Monday, June 24, 12:00 midnightSunday, September 1, 12:00 midnight
1975DST not observed
1976Saturday, May 1, 12:00 midnightSunday, August 1, 12:00 midnight
1977Sunday, May 1, 12:00 midnightWednesday, September 28, 12:00 midnight
1978Thursday, June 1, 12:00 midnightFriday, August 4, 12:00 midnight
1979DST not observed
All times are local for Rabat.

Data for the years before 1970 is not available for Rabat, however, we have earlier time zone history for Casablanca available.

Detailed time zone and clock changes in Rabat