‘Where First Greet the New Year 2022?’

Where in the world will New Year 2022 be celebrated first?

Officially, the first New Year is celebrated on small islands in the Pacific Ocean. These islands belong to the countries of Kiribati and Tonga.

However, the first grand celebration of the New Year traditionally takes place in New Zealand and Australia. It is a very vibrant celebration with lots of colorful fireworks and is broadcasted worldwide, so some people may mistakenly think that the New Year arrives there first.

Where in the world and at what time will New Year 2022 be celebrated

Below are the times in Polish time, as well as selected countries and cities that will welcome the New Year 2022 on Friday and Saturday in Polish time.

Friday 11:00 – Kiribati
Friday 11:15 – Chatham Islands/New Zealand
Friday 12:00 – New Zealand – Auckland, Wellington, Nuku’alofa, Apia
Friday 13:00 – Fiji, a small region of Russia – Anadyr, Suva, Funafuti, Yaren, Tarawa
Friday 14:00 – Large part of Australia – Melbourne, Sydney, Canberra, Honiara
Friday 14:30 – Small region of Australia – Adelaide, Broken Hill, Ceduna
Friday 15:00 – Queensland/Australia – Brisbane, Port Moresby, Hagåtña
Friday 15:30 – Australia – Darwin, Alice Springs, Tennant Creek
Friday 16:00 – Japan, South Korea – Tokyo, Seoul, Pyongyang, Dili, Ngerulmud
Friday 16:15 – Western Australia – Eucla
Friday 17:00 – China, Philippines – Beijing, Hong Kong, Manila, Singapore
Friday 18:00 – Significant part of Indonesia, Thailand – Jakarta, Bangkok, Hanoi, Phnom Penh
Friday 18:30 – Myanmar and Cocos Islands – Yangon, Naypyidaw, Mandalay, Bantam
Friday 19:00 – Bangladesh – Dhaka, Almaty, Bishkek, Thimphu
Friday 19:15 – Nepal – Kathmandu, Pokhara, Biratnagar, Dharan
Friday 19:30 – India and Sri Lanka – New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru
Friday 20:00 – Pakistan – Tashkent, Islamabad, Lahore, Karachi
Friday 20:30 – Afghanistan – Kabul, Kandahar, Mazar-i-Sharif, Herat
Friday 21:00 – Azerbaijan – Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Muscat, Port Louis
Friday 21:30 – Iran – Tehran, Rasht, Isfahan, Mashhad, Tabriz
Friday 22:00 – Russia, Turkey – Moscow, Ankara, Baghdad, Nairobi
Friday 23:00 – Greece – Cairo, Athens, Bucharest, Johannesburg
Saturday 00:00 – including Poland, Germany – Brussels, Madrid, Paris, Rome, Algiers
Saturday 01:00 – United Kingdom – London, Dublin, Lisbon, Accra, Reykjavik
Saturday 02:00 – Cabo Verde – Praia, Ponta Delgada, Ittoqqortoormiit
Saturday 03:00 – Brazil, South Georgia – Sandwich Is. King Edward Point, Fernando de Noronha
Saturday 04:00 – Most of Brazil, Argentina – Buenos Aires, Rio de Janeiro, Santiago
Saturday 04:30 – Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada – St. John’s, Mary’s Harbor
Saturday 05:00 – Some regions of Canada – Caracas, La Paz, San Juan, Santo Domingo
Saturday 06:00 – US regions – New York, Washington, Detroit, Havana
Saturday 07:00 – US regions – Mexico City, Chicago, Guatemala City
Saturday 08:00 – US regions – Calgary, Denver, Edmonton, Phoenix
Saturday 09:00 – US regions – Los Angeles, San Francisco, Las Vegas
Saturday 10:00 – Alaska/USA and regions of French Polynesia – Anchorage, Fairbanks, Juneau, Unalaska
Saturday 10:30 – Marquesas/French Polynesia – Taiohae
Saturday 11:00 – Small region of USA – Honolulu, Rarotonga, Adak, Papeete
Saturday 12:00 – Samoa – Alofi, Midway, Pago Pago
Saturday 13:00 – US Islands – Baker Island, Howland Island


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