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Time Change 1936 in Philippines

Last change: 1978
Sep
21
1 hour Back

Sep 21, 1978, 12:00 midnight

Country: Philippines
Long Name: Republic of the Philippines
Abbreviations: PH, PHL
Capital: Manila
Time Zones: 1
Dial Code: +63

Nov 1

Forward 1 hour

Nov 1, 1936 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, November 1, 1936, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, November 1, 1936, 1:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Nov 1, 1936 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

Other years: 1933 | 1934 | 1935 | 1936 | 1937 | 1938 | 1939 | 2021

Did the Philippines Ever Use DST?

Although the Philippines currently does not change its clocks for Daylight Saving Time (DST), there have been several short periods when DST was used in the country: in 1936-1937, in 1954, in 1978, and in 1990.

Daylight Saving Time History in Philippines