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Time Change 1937 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

Feb 1

Back 1 hour

Feb 1, 1937 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Monday, February 1, 1937, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, January 31, 1937, 11:00:00 pm local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Feb 1, 1937 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

Other years: 1934 | 1935 | 1936 | 1937 | 1938 | 1939 | 1940 | 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