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Time Change 1956 in US Minor Outlying Islands

Last change: 1956
Sep
2
1 hour Back

Sep 2, 1956, 12:00 midnight

In some areas of US Minor Outlying Islands

Territory: US Minor Outlying Islands

Long Name: United States Minor Outlying Islands

Country: USA

Abbreviations: UM, UMI

Time Zones: 3

Note: Only some parts of US Minor Outlying Islands used DST in 1956.

Jun 3

Forward 1 hour

Jun 3, 1956 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, June 3, 1956, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, June 3, 1956, 1:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Jun 3, 1956 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

Sep 2

Back 1 hour

Sep 2, 1956 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, September 2, 1956, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Saturday, September 1, 1956, 11:00:00 pm local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Sep 2, 1956 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

Other years: 1953 | 1954 | 1955 | 1956 | 1957 | 1958 | 1959 | 2019

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Daylight Saving Time Info

DST in Locations in US Minor Outlying Islands in 1956 (4 Locations)

Baker IslandNo DSTMidwayJun 3 - Sep 2
Howland IslandNo DSTWake IslandNo DST

Daylight Saving Time History in US Minor Outlying Islands

  • US Minor Outlying Islands last observed Daylight Saving Time in 1956.
  • US Minor Outlying Islands has observed DST for 5 years between 1942 and 1956 (DST in at least one location).
  • See Worldwide DST Statistics