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Time Change 2019 in Switzerland

Next change:
Oct
27
1 hour Back

Oct 27, 2019, 3:00 am

Country: Switzerland

Long Name: Swiss Confederation

Abbreviations: CH, CHE

Capital: Bern

Time Zones: 1

Dial Code: +41

Mar 31

Forward 1 hour

Mar 31, 2019 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, March 31, 2019, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, March 31, 2019, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Mar 31, 2019 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

More info:
European Union Ready to Scrap DST
EU Committee Votes to Scrap DST
DST Starts in Europe Sunday, March 31, 2019
EU States Call to Postpone Abolishing DST
Europe Ready to Scrap DST

Oct 27

Back 1 hour

Oct 27, 2019 - Daylight Saving Time Ends

When local daylight time is about to reach
Sunday, October 27, 2019, 3:00:00 am clocks are turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 27, 2019, 2:00:00 am local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour earlier on Oct 27, 2019 than the day before. There will be more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

More info:
European Union Ready to Scrap DST
Europe Ready to Scrap DST

Other years: 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019 | 2020 | 2021 | 2022

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Daylight Saving Time Info

Daylight Saving Time History in Switzerland

  • Switzerland first observed Daylight Saving Time in 1941.
  • Switzerland has observed DST for 41 years between 1941 and 2019.
  • Previous time with no Daylight Saving Time was 1980.
  • See Worldwide DST Statistics

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