|Daylight saving adjustments are done in the
following countries in 2006:
Daylight saving time
Countries near the equator don't use daylight saving time.
North of the equator daylight saving time starts around Mach and ends around October (in 2006 Sunday October 29th).
South of the equator daylight saving time starts round October (in 2006 Sunday October 29th) and end around March.
Winter time is always GMT time.
Summertime can be with daylight savings. In that case 1 hour will be added to GMT during the Summer.
When comparing two places you should know about daylight savings in BOTH places.
The idea behind daylight saving time
During Summers there is plenty of daylight in the early morning, when most people sleep.
During the Summer it's better to strech the daylight during the evenings, when most people are awake.
Greenwich time zone
|In 2006 there are no daylight saving
adjustments in the following countries: