How many times have you tried to get hotel reservations in Maracaibo, tried to go to vacation in Maracaibo, or rent a car in Maracaibo, and when you go to call you realize that no one is there because of the time difference?
Each country perform its time change according to the Daylight Saving Time rules on a different day of the year, which can or not match with the beginning of the summer. That is why we recommend you to check out the time change dates to stay up to date.
These are the time change dates in Maracaibo during 2014:
Sunrise in Maracaibo is at 06:26:21 and sunset time in Maracaibo is at 18:27:11.
This are the location coordinates of Maracaibo on the map:
The exact time in Maracaibo is based on the time zones for Venezuela. We will always try to give you the exact time for Maracaibo. There might be slight differences, since the time zones for Venezuela might change due to daylight savings time (DST).
Time changes in Maracaibo are usually done to adapt citizen and tourist activity to the solar cycle. This allows for greater usage of daylight, reducing dependency on electricity. That is why the time is sent ahead one hour in the spring for Maracaibo, and falls back one hour in the fall for Maracaibo. Adding an extra hour of daylight helps Maracaibo improve its tourism and depend less on Maracaibo's electricity supplies.