Don't forget this! Tonight, before going to bed, you'll need to turn your clocks ahead 1 hour, as Daylight Savings Time begins on Sunday, March 13th at 2 a.m.

Thanks to not being able to sleep well through the night, I've been awake at 2 a.m. when the clocks move forward, or backwards when Daylight Savings Time ends. It's pretty cool, but hopefully I won't see it again tonight!

The one big benefit is that we will have more hours of sunlight! With the crazy electric bills, any extra time we don't need lights is a good thing right? As a matter of fact by the end of March, sunset in Bar Harbor will be at 7 p.m.!

DayDateSunriseSunset
SaturdayMarch 125:485:36
SundayMarch 136:466:37
MondayMarch 146:446:38
TuesdayMarch 156:436:40
WednesdayMarch 166:416:41
ThursdayMarch 176:396:42
FridayMarch 186:376:43
SaturdayMarch 196:356:45
SundayMarch 206:336:46
MondayMarch 216:326:47
TuesdayMarch 226:306:48
WednesdayMarch 236:286:50
ThursdayMarch 246:266:51
FridayMarch 256:246:52
SaturdayMarch 266:226;52
SundayMarch 276:216:55
MondayMarch 286:196:56
TuesdayMarch 296:176:57
WednesdayMarch 306:156:58
ThursdayMarch 316:137:00

Confused or irritated by it, check out the video "Daylight Savings Time" - Green Day Parody by the Holderness Family!

And while you're moving the clocks ahead, don't forget to change the batteries in your smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors.

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