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Time Change 2023 in Spain

Next change:
Oct
27
1 hour Back

Oct 27, 2019, 3:00 am

Country: Spain

Long Name: Kingdom of Spain

Abbreviations: ES, ESP

Capital: Madrid

Time Zones: 2

Dial Code: +34

Mar 26

Forward 1 hour

Mar 26, 2023 - Daylight Saving Time Starts

When local standard time is about to reach
Sunday, March 26, 2023, 2:00:00 am clocks are turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, March 26, 2023, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour later on Mar 26, 2023 than the day before. There will be more light in the evening.

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

More info:
Europe Ready to Scrap DST

Note that the above information is preliminary: There is ongoing discussion about DST or time zone. The date might be updated or changed once we have reliable information.

Oct 29

Back 1 hour

Oct 29, 2023 - Daylight Saving Time Ends

When local daylight time is about to reach
Sunday, October 29, 2023, 3:00:00 am clocks are turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 29, 2023, 2:00:00 am local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour earlier on Oct 29, 2023 than the day before. There will be more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

More info:
Europe Ready to Scrap DST

Note that the above information is preliminary: There is ongoing discussion about DST or time zone. The date might be updated or changed once we have reliable information.

Other years: 2020 | 2021 | 2022 | 2023 | 2024 | 2025 | 2026 | 2019

DST in Spain

All of Spain uses Daylight Saving Time (DST) during part of the year. The DST period starts on the last Sunday of March and ends on the last Sunday of October, together with most other European countries.

In the country's main part, Central European Time (CET) is used as standard time, while Central European Summer Time (CEST) is observed when DST is in force. The Canary Islands observe Western European Time (WET) as standard time and Western European Summer Time (WEST) as DST.

The switch times displayed above are for continental Spain. In terms of local time, the Canary Islands change their clocks 1 hour earlier.

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