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Clock Changes in Taipei, Taiwan in 1979

Last change: 1979
Oct
1
1 hour Back

Oct 1, 1979, 12:00 midnight

Start DST: Sunday, July 1, 1979
 1 hour forward

End DST: Sunday, September 30, 1979
 1 hour backward

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Jul 1

Forward 1 hour

Jul 1, 1979 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, July 1, 1979, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, July 1, 1979, 1:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Jul 1, 1979 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

Oct 1

Back 1 hour

Oct 1, 1979 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Monday, October 1, 1979, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, September 30, 1979, 11:00:00 pm local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Oct 1, 1979 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

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Other years: 1973 | 1974 | 1975 | 1976 | 1977 | 1978 | 1979

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, April 1, 12:00 midnightTuesday, October 1, 12:00 midnight
* 1975Tuesday, April 1, 12:00 midnightWednesday, October 1, 12:00 midnight
1976 — 1978DST not observed
* 1979Sunday, July 1, 12:00 midnightMonday, October 1, 12:00 midnight
All times are local for Taipei.
*Some or part of this period was on double DST.

Detailed time zone and clock changes in Taipei