Daylight saving time

Daylight saving time (DST) or summer time is the practice of advancing clocks in the Spring, so that evenings have more daylight and mornings have less. Typically clocks are adjusted forward one hour near the start of spring and are adjusted backward in autumn.

Summer time change 2016

The shift to summer time ( or Daylight saving time - DST ) in Europe will happen on Sunday, 27 March 2016. The general rule is that it happens in the last sunday of March, although due to the time zone differences the actual time of the summer time change is different in each european country:
In central European countries (France, Spain, Italy, Germany and in general all countries in Central European Timezone - CET) clocks will turn forward from 02:00 in the morning to 03:00.

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0 March 21, 2016

Summer time change in Europe

The change to summer time or Daylight saving time, happens simultaneously around Europe, on the last Sunday of March each year. So, for western European time, clocks turn forward 1 hour from 01:00 in the morning to 02:00. For central Europe, when DST starts clocks advance from 02:00 CET to 03:00 CEST. Likewise for easter Europe clocks advance from 03:00 EST to 04:00 EEST.

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0 March 21, 2016

Winter time change in Europe

The change to winter time or standard time, happens simultaneously around Europe, on the last Sunday of October each year. So, for western European time, clocks turn backward 1 hour from 02:00 in the morning to 01:00. For central Europe, when winter time (standard time ) returns clocks move from 03:00 CEST to 02:00 CET. Likewise for easter Europe clocks turn backward from 04:00 EEST to 03:00 EST.

As such, the change from summer time (Daylight saving time) to winter time (Standard time) will give you one more hour of sleep that weekend :)

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0 October 12, 2015

Winter time change 2015

The shift to winter time ( or Standard time - ST ) in Europe will happen on Sunday, 25 October 2015. This change turns the clock back to standard time after 7 months in Daylight saving time. The general rule is that it happens in the last sunday of October, although due to the time zone differences the actual time of the summer time change is different in each european country:
In central European countries (France, Spain, Italy, Germany and in general all countries in Central European Timezone - CET) clocks will turn backwards from 03:00 in the morning to 02:00.

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0 October 12, 2015

Summer time change 2013

The shift to summer time ( or Daylight saving time - DST ) for 2013 will happen on March 31 on most European countries simultaneously.

Due to the time zone differences the actual time of the summer time change is different:
In central European countries (France, Spain, Italy, Germany and in general all countries in Central European Timezone - CET) clocks will turn forward from 02:00 in the morning to 03:00.
In England, Ireland and Portugal clocks will turn forward 1 hour on March 31 2012 from 01:00 in the morning to 02:00.

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0 March 25, 2013

Summer time change 2012

The shift to summer time or Daylight saving time for 2012 will happen on March 25 on most European countries simultaneously.

In England, Ireland and Portugal clocks will turn forward 1 hour on March 25 2012 from 01:00 in the morning to 02:00.
In central European countries (France, Spain, Italy, Germany and in general all countries in Central European Timezone - CET) clocks will turn forward from 02:00 in the morning to 03:00.

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0 March 20, 2012