[tz] Haiti on DST

Steve Jones stevejones at OnTimeZone.com
Sun Mar 10 16:08:24 UTC 2013

At 09:33 3/10/2013, Steffen Thorsen wrote:
>It appears that Haiti is observing DST this year as well, same rules 
>as US/Canada.
>They did it last year as well, and it looks like they are going to 
>observe DST every year...

So, the island of Hispaniola is divided in its DST observance. The 
Dominican Republic does not observe DST.

Before this change, crossing the Haiti/DR border meant a transition 
between UTC-4 and UTC-5 all year long.

Now, during DST, they are both UTC-4.


Steve Jones

More information about the tz mailing list