Daylight Saving/Summer Time of World Countries -2016

Daylight saving time (DST) also known as "Summer Time" is the method/practice of advancing clocks so that afternoons have more day light and mornings have less. Most of the countries change the days of transitions to DST on every year. The below list shows the world countries that observe Daylight Saving Time in 2016.

World Countries that observes Daylight Saving Time in 2016

Country Time / Date DST start DST end
Aaland Islands06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Afghanistan07:36 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Albania05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Algeria04:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Andorra05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Angola04:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Anguilla11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Antarctica11:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Antigua/Barbuda11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Argentina12:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Armenia07:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Aruba11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Australia12:36 AM, Oct 1 2016Friday, January 01Sunday, April 03
Austria05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Azerbaijan08:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Bahamas11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 13Sunday, November 06
Bahrain06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Country Time / DateDST start DST end
Bangladesh09:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Barbados11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Belarus06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Belgium05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Belize09:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Benin04:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Bermuda12:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 13Sunday, November 06
Bhutan09:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Bolivia11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Bosnia/Herzegovina05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Botswana05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Brazil12:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Britain (UK)04:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
British Indian Ocean Territory09:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Brunei11:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Bulgaria06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Burkina Faso03:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Burundi05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Cambodia10:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Cameroon04:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Canada09:06 AM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 13Sunday, November 06
Cape Verde02:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Cayman Islands10:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Central African Rep.04:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Chad04:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Chile11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016Friday, January 01Saturday, March 12
China11:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Christmas Island10:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Cocos (Keeling) Islands09:36 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Colombia10:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Comoros06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Congo (Dem. Rep.)04:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Congo (Rep.)04:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Cook Islands05:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Costa Rica09:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Cote d'Ivoire03:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Croatia05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Cuba11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016Saturday, March 12Sunday, October 30
Cyprus06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Czech Republic05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Denmark05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Djibouti06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Dominica11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Dominican Republic11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
East Timor12:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
Ecuador10:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Egypt05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
El Salvador09:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Equatorial Guinea04:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Eritrea06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Estonia06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Ethiopia06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Falkland Islands12:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Faroe Islands04:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Fiji03:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
Finland06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
France05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
French Guiana12:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
French Polynesia06:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
French Southern/Antarctic Lands08:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Gabon04:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Gambia03:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Georgia07:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Germany05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Ghana03:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Gibraltar05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
GMT03:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Greece06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Greenland03:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Grenada11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Guadeloupe11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Guam01:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
Guatemala09:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Guernsey04:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Guinea03:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Guinea_Bissau03:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Guyana11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Haiti10:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Honduras09:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Hong Kong11:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Hungary05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Iceland03:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
India08:36 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Indonesia10:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Iran06:36 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 20Tuesday, September 20
Iraq06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Ireland04:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Isle of Man04:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Israel06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Friday, April 01Sunday, October 09
Italy05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Jamaica10:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Japan12:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
Jersey04:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Jordan06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Thursday, March 31Thursday, October 27
Kazakhstan09:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Kenya06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Kiribati04:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
Korea (North)12:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
Korea (South)12:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
Kuwait06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Kyrgyzstan09:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Laos10:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Latvia06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Lebanon06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Saturday, March 26Saturday, October 29
Lesotho05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Liberia03:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Libya05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Liechtenstein05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Lithuania06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Luxembourg05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Macau11:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Macedonia05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Madagascar06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Malawi05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Malaysia11:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Maldives08:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Mali03:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Malta05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Marshall Islands03:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
Martinique11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Mauritania03:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Mauritius07:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Mayotte06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Mexico10:06 AM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, April 03Sunday, October 30
Micronesia02:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
Moldova06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Monaco05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Mongolia11:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Montenegro05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Montserrat11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Morocco03:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, April 24Sunday, September 25
Mozambique05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Myanmar (Burma)09:36 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Namibia05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Friday, January 01Sunday, April 03
Nauru03:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
Nepal08:51 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Netherlands05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Netherlands Antilles11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
New Caledonia02:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
New Zealand04:06 AM, Oct 1 2016Friday, January 01Sunday, April 03
Nicaragua09:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Niger04:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Nigeria04:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Niue04:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Norfolk Island02:36 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
Northern Mariana Islands01:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
Norway05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Oman07:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Pakistan08:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Palau12:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
Palestine05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Panama10:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Papua New Guinea01:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
Paraguay11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016Friday, January 01Saturday, April 09
Peru10:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Philippines11:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Pitcairn07:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Poland05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Portugal03:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Saturday, March 26Sunday, October 30
Puerto Rico11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Qatar06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Reunion07:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Romania06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Russia03:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
Rwanda05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Samoa (American)04:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Samoa (western)04:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
San Marino05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Sao Tome/Principe03:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Saudi Arabia06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Senegal03:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Serbia05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Seychelles07:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Sierra Leone03:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Singapore11:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Slovakia05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Slovenia05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Solomon Islands02:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
Somalia06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
South Africa05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
South Georgia01:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Spain05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Sri Lanka08:36 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
St Helena03:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
St Kitts/Nevis11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
St Lucia11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
St Pierre/Miquelon01:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 13Sunday, November 06
St Vincent11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Sudan06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Suriname12:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Svalbard/Jan Mayen05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Swaziland05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Sweden05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Switzerland05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Syria06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Thursday, March 24Thursday, October 27
Taiwan11:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Tajikistan08:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Tanzania06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Thailand10:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Togo03:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Tokelau04:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
Tonga04:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
Trinidad/Tobago11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Tunisia04:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Turkey06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Turkmenistan08:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Turks/Caicos Is11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 13Sunday, November 06
Tuvalu03:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
Uganda06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Ukraine06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
United Arab Emirates07:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
United States08:06 AM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 13Sunday, November 06
Uruguay12:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Friday, January 01Sunday, March 13
US minor outlying islands05:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Uzbekistan08:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Vanuatu02:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
Vatican City05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016Sunday, March 27Sunday, October 30
Venezuela10:36 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Virgin Islands (UK)11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Virgin Islands (US)11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Wallis/Futuna03:06 AM, Oct 1 2016No Dst in 2016
West Indies11:06 AM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Western Sahara03:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Yemen06:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Zambia05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016
Zimbabwe05:06 PM, Sep 30 2016No Dst in 2016

World Countries observe the Daylight saving time during summer. It is usually one hour ahead of the standard time. When DST is not observed in a country, the "Standard Time" a normal or winter time is practiced.