DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME ALL YEAR ROUND IN QUINTANA ROO, RIVIERA MAYA, CANCUN, TULUM, PLAYA DEL CARMEN
With the approval of the Law of Time System that places Quintana Roo in meridian 75, the state will have all year the same time, equivalent to summer time, which in practical terms means being, for five months in the called winter time, one hour ahead of central Mexico, and seven months on the Midwest Time Zone.
The federal congresswoman Graciela Saldaña who promoted the bill on October 9, 2014, said the initiative amends the Law of Time System in the United States of Mexico, for Quintana Roo, which is to be a single time zone throughout the year. In winter, as at present, Quintana Roo, is an hour ahead of the capital and will have the same summer, the Federal District, said. When DST is applied, Quintana Roo remains the same and no advance clockwise, like the rest of the country, he added. The lawmaker said that the reform adopted by the Congress of the Union, Quintana Roo, for the purposes of legal instruments, ceases to belong to the meridian passes meridano 90 and 75. Moreover, he said that the reform involves the entire state, so that there will be a time to the north and one to the Maya area and south. “All Quintana Roo meridano it goes to 75,” he said.