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Time Change 2011 in Turkey

Last change: 2016
Sep
8
DST end

Sep 8, 2016, 12:00 midnight

Country: Turkey

Long Name: Republic of Turkey

Abbreviations: TR, TUR

Capital: Ankara

Time Zones: 1

Dial Code: +90

Mar 28

Forward 1 hour

Mar 28, 2011 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Monday, March 28, 2011, 3:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Monday, March 28, 2011, 4:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Mar 28, 2011 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

More info:
Europe Starts Daylight Saving on March 27, 2011
Turkey Reintroduces Daylight Saving Time (Canceled)
Turkey Will Not Reintroduce DST Changes
Turkey Stays on Daylight Saving Time for Good
Turkey Starts DST One Day Later Due to Exam
Europe Ready to Scrap DST

Oct 30

Back 1 hour

Oct 30, 2011 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, October 30, 2011, 4:00:00 am clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 30, 2011, 3:00:00 am local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Oct 30, 2011 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

More info:
Most Europeans turn clocks back October 30, 2011
Turkey Reintroduces Daylight Saving Time (Canceled)
Turkey Will Not Reintroduce DST Changes
Turkey Stays on Daylight Saving Time for Good
Europe Ready to Scrap DST

Other years: 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2019

Currently No DST in Turkey

Turkey abolished DST in 2016. The country now observes Turkey Time (TRT) all year. TRT is 3 hours ahead of Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).

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Daylight Saving Time Info

Daylight Saving Time History in Turkey

Daylight Saving Time has been introduced, discontinued, and re-introduced quite a few times in Turkey. For details, please see Istanbul's DST history since 1800.