Clock Changes in El Aaiún, Western Sahara 1978

Next change:
Mar
27
1 hour Back

Mar 27, 2022, 3:00 am

Start DST: Thursday, June 1, 1978 — 1 hour forward
End DST: Thursday, August 3, 1978 — 1 hour backward
Location of El AaiúnLocation

Jun 1

Forward 1 hour

Jun 1, 1978 - Daylight Saving Time Started

When local standard time was about to reach
Thursday, June 1, 1978, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned forward 1 hour to
Thursday, June 1, 1978, 1:00:00 am local daylight time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour later on Jun 1, 1978 than the day before. There was more light in the evening.

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

Aug 4

Back 1 hour

Aug 4, 1978 - Daylight Saving Time Ended

When local daylight time was about to reach
Friday, August 4, 1978, 12:00:00 midnight clocks were turned backward 1 hour to
Thursday, August 3, 1978, 11:00:00 pm local standard time instead.

Sunrise and sunset were about 1 hour earlier on Aug 4, 1978 than the day before. There was more light in the morning.

Also called Fall Back and Winter Time.

Other years: 1976 | 1977 | 1978 | 1979 | 1980 | 1981 | 1982

Daylight Saving Time in Other Years

DST changes do not necessarily occur on the same date every year.

YearDST Start (Clock Forward)DST End (Clock Backward)
1970 — 1975DST not observed
1976Saturday, May 1, 12:00 midnightSunday, August 1, 12:00 midnight
1977Sunday, May 1, 12:00 midnightWednesday, September 28, 12:00 midnight
1978Thursday, June 1, 12:00 midnightFriday, August 4, 12:00 midnight
1979DST not observed
All times are local for El Aaiún.

Detailed time zone and clock changes in El Aaiún