Daylight Saving Time (DST) is frequently incorrectly referred to as “daylight savings time”. In some countries, it is also called “summer time”. It is called standard time, typical time or winter season time when DST is not observed.
Clock Changes in New York, USA in 2017
12 Mar 2017 – Daylight Saving Time Starts
When regional standard time is about to reach
- Sunday, 12 March 2017, 02:00:00 clocks are turned forward 1 hour to
- Sunday, 12 March 2017, 03:00:00 regional daylight time instead
Sunrise and sunset will be about 1 hour later on 12 Mar 2017 than the day before. There will be more light in the evening.
Called Spring Forward, Summer Time, and Daylight Savings Time.
5 Nov 2017 – Daylight Saving Time Ends
When local daylight time is about to reach
- Sunday, 5 November 2017, 02:00:00 clocks are turned backward 1 hour to
- Sunday, 5 November 2017, 01:00:00 local standard time instead
Dawn and sundown will be 1 hour earlier on 5 Nov 2017 than the day before. There will be more light in the morning.
Called Fall Back and Winter Time.