Pacific and Oceania Daylight Saving Time

Most countries in Oceania and the Central Pacific Ocean Region do not use Daylight Saving Time. Parts of Australia, Chatham Island, Lord Howe Island, New Zealand and Samoa do use Daylight Saving Time. Read more.

For more information about the Oceania and the Central Pacific Ocean Region daylight saving time usage, time zones and current times view the individual countries listed below.

Daylight Saving Time Usage in the Pacific and Oceania Region

COUNTRY DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME USAGE
American Samoa Does not utilize daylight saving time
Chatham Islands

Chatham Islands does utilize daylight saving time.

Chatham Island starts Daylight Saving Time on Sunday September 24, 2017 at 2:45 AM local standard time.

Chatham Island ends Daylight Saving Time on Sunday April 11, 2018 at 3:45 AM local daylight time.

Cook Islands Does not utilize daylight saving time
Fiji

Fiji does utilize daylight saving time.

Fiji starts Daylight Saving Time on Sunday November 5, 2017 at 2:00 AM local standard time.

Fiji ends Daylight Saving Time on Sunday January 14, 2018 at 3:00 AM local daylight time.

French Polynesia Does not utilize daylight saving time
French Polynesia - Mangareva (Gambier Islands) Does not utilize daylight saving time
French Polynesia - Marquesas Islands Does not utilize daylight saving time
French Polynesia - Tahiti Does not utilize daylight saving time
Guam Does not utilize daylight saving time
Kiribati Does not utilize daylight saving time
Kiribati - Tarawa (Gilbert Islands) Does not utilize daylight saving time
Kiribati - Enderbury (Phoenix Islands) Does not utilize daylight saving time
Kiribati - Kiritimati (Line Islands) Does not utilize daylight saving time
Kiritimati (Christmas Island) Does not utilize daylight saving time
Marshall Islands Does not utilize daylight saving time
Micronesia (Federated) Does not utilize daylight saving time
Nauru Does not utilize daylight saving time
New Caledonia Does not utilize daylight saving time
New Zealand

New Zealand does utilize daylight saving time.

New Zealand started Daylight Saving Time on Sunday September 24, 2017 at 2:00 AM local standard time.

New Zealand ends Daylight Saving Time on Sunday April 1, 2018 at 3:00 AM local daylight time.

Lord Howe Island

Lord Howe Island does utilize daylight saving time.

Lord Howe Island started Daylight Saving Time on Sunday October 1, 2017 at 2:00 AM local standard time. Clocks are turned ahead 30 minutes not 1 hour.

Lord Howe Island ends Daylight Saving Time on Sunday April 1, 2018 at 2:00 AM local daylight time.

Niue Island Does not utilize daylight saving time
Norfolk Island Does not utilize daylight saving time
Northern Mariana Islands Does not utilize daylight saving time
Palau Does not utilize daylight saving time
Papua New Guinea Does not utilize daylight saving time
Samoa

Samoa does utilize daylight saving time.

Samoa started Daylight Saving Time on Sunday September 24, 2017 at 3:00 AM local standard time.

Samoa ends Daylight Saving Time on Sunday April 1, 2018 at 4:00 AM local daylight time.

Solomon Islands Does not utilize daylight saving time
Tokelau Does not utilize daylight saving time
Tonga

King Tupou VI dissolved the Tonga parliament in August 2017. New elections are scheduled for November 16, 2017. The status of Tonga using daylight saving time in 2017-2018 is not clear at this time. We will update this information when an official announcement is made by the government of Tonga.

Tonga was previously scheduled to start Daylight Saving Time on Sunday November 5, 2017 at 2:00 AM local standard time.

Tonga was previously scheduled to end Daylight Saving Time on Sunday January 21, 2018 at 3:00 AM local daylight time.

Tuvalu Does not utilize daylight saving time
Vanuatu Does not utilize daylight saving time
Wallis and Futuna Does not utilize daylight saving time



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