Irrigation for Eastern Standard time

Irrigation should be water efficient

All of Orange County is to follow the SJRWMD Watering Restrictions

Know Your Days

Mandatory lawn watering restrictions specify the days when you may water. These days depend on whether you have an odd or even numbered address, and the time of year.  Please note with the time change coming soon your watering times will change also.


Time of year Homes with odd numbered or no addresses Homes with even numbered addresses Nonresidential properties
Daylight saving time Wednesday/Saturday Thursday/Sunday Tuesday/Friday
Eastern Standard Time Saturday Sunday Tuesday
  • Daylight saving time: Second Sunday in March until the first Sunday in November
  • Eastern Standard Time: First Sunday in November until the second Sunday in March
  • An odd numbered address is one that ends in 1, 3, 5, 7 or 9.
  • An even numbered address is one that ends in 0, 2, 4, 6 or 8.
  • Water only when needed and not between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.
  • Water for no more than one hour per zone.
  • Restrictions apply to private wells and pumps, ground or surface water and water from public and private utilities.
  • Some exceptions apply.

The above article is provided by:
St. Johns River Water Management District
P.O. Box 1429 • Palatka, FL 32178-1429
(800) 725-5922
© 2013 St. Johns River Water Management District

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