Note: Only some parts of Indiana used DST in 1974.
Forward 1 hour
When local standard time was about to reach
Sunday, January 6, 1974, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Sunday, January 6, 1974, 3:00:00 am local daylight time instead.
Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Jan 6, 1974 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.
Back 1 hour
When local daylight time was about to reach
Sunday, October 27, 1974, 2:00:00 am clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Sunday, October 27, 1974, 1:00:00 am local standard time instead.
Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Oct 27, 1974 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.
DST in Locations in Indiana in 1974 (25 Locations)
|Bloomington||No DST||Indianapolis||No DST||Princeton||Jan 6 - Oct 27|
|Elkhart||No DST||Jeffersonville||Jan 6 - Oct 27||South Bend||No DST|
|Evansville||Jan 6 - Oct 27||Knox||Jan 6 - Oct 27||Tell City||No DST|
|Fort Wayne||No DST||Kokomo||No DST||Terre Haute||No DST|
|French Lick||No DST||Lafayette||No DST||Vevay||No DST|
|Gary||Jan 6 - Oct 27||Lawrenceburg||Jan 6 - Oct 27||Vincennes||No DST|
|Greencastle||No DST||Marengo||Jan 6 - Oct 27||Winamac||No DST|
|Hammond||Jan 6 - Oct 27||Muncie||No DST|
|Huntington||No DST||Petersburg||Jan 6 - Oct 27|
Before 2006, most of Indiana did not observe Daylight Saving Time (DST). However, some counties used DST, which caused great confusion. To rectify this, Indiana passed a bill in 2005 ensuring that the entire state would use DST.