How many times have you tried to get hotel reservations in Oaxaca, tried to go to vacation in Oaxaca, or rent a car in Oaxaca, 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 Oaxaca during 2014:
Sunrise in Oaxaca is at 06:37:17 and sunset time in Oaxaca is at 18:34:36.
This are the location coordinates of Oaxaca on the map:
The exact time in Oaxaca is based on the time zones for Mexico. We will always try to give you the exact time for Oaxaca. There might be slight differences, since the time zones for Mexico might change due to daylight savings time (DST).
Time changes in Oaxaca 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 Oaxaca, and falls back one hour in the fall for Oaxaca. Adding an extra hour of daylight helps Oaxaca improve its tourism and depend less on Oaxaca's electricity supplies.