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Time Change 1949 in Taiwan

Last change: 1979
Oct
1
1 hour Back

Oct 1, 1979, 12:00 midnight

Country: Taiwan
Long Name: Republic of China
Abbreviations: TW, TWN
Capital: Taipei
Time Zones: 1
Dial Code: +886

May 1

Forward 1 hour

May 1, 1949 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, May 1, 1949, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, May 1, 1949, 1:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on May 1, 1949 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, 1949 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Saturday, October 1, 1949, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Friday, September 30, 1949, 11:00:00 pm local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Oct 1, 1949 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

Other years: 1946 | 1947 | 1948 | 1949 | 1950 | 1951 | 1952 | 2022

Daylight Saving Time History in Taiwan