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Mar 27, 2016 - Daylight Saving Time Started
When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, March 27, 2016, 3:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, March 27, 2016, 4:00:00 am local daylight time instead.
Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Mar 27, 2016 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.
Sep 8, 2016 - Daylight Saving Time Ended
DST ended on Thursday, September 8, 2016, 12:00:00 midnight. However, clocks were not changed because Ankara switched time zones at the same time.
Currently No DST in Turkey
Daylight Saving Time History in Turkey
- Turkey last observed Daylight Saving Time in 2016.
- Turkey has observed DST for 67 years between 1916 and 2016.
- See Worldwide DST Statistics
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.