Forward 1 hour
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.
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.
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.