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New Year's Eve in Sweden

Quick Facts

New Year’s Eve is the last day of the year, December 31, in the Gregorian calendar.

Local names

NameLanguage
NyårsaftonSwedish
New Year's EveEnglish
SilvesterGerman

New Year's Eve 2014

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

New Year's Eve 2015

Thursday, December 31, 2015
List of dates for other years

New Year’s Eve is one of the largest global celebrations around the world because it marks the last day of the year in the Gregorian calendar, December 31. Many people celebrate the end of the year with mixed emotions – joy and reflection – while anticipating for the New Year.

Use our Countdown to the New Year to keep track of your New Year countdown no matter where you are in the world.

Happy People

Many people celebrate New Year's Eve to farewell the year that ends and to welcome the New Year.

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About New Year's Eve

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New Year's Eve Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
MonDec 311990New Year's EveDe facto holiday
TueDec 311991New Year's EveDe facto holiday
ThuDec 311992New Year's EveDe facto holiday
FriDec 311993New Year's EveDe facto holiday
SatDec 311994New Year's EveDe facto holiday
SunDec 311995New Year's EveDe facto holiday
TueDec 311996New Year's EveDe facto holiday
WedDec 311997New Year's EveDe facto holiday
ThuDec 311998New Year's EveDe facto holiday
FriDec 311999New Year's EveDe facto holiday
SunDec 312000New Year's EveDe facto holiday
MonDec 312001New Year's EveDe facto holiday
TueDec 312002New Year's EveDe facto holiday
WedDec 312003New Year's EveDe facto holiday
FriDec 312004New Year's EveDe facto holiday
SatDec 312005New Year's EveDe facto holiday
SunDec 312006New Year's EveDe facto holiday
MonDec 312007New Year's EveDe facto holiday
WedDec 312008New Year's EveDe facto holiday
ThuDec 312009New Year's EveDe facto holiday
FriDec 312010New Year's EveDe facto holiday
SatDec 312011New Year's EveDe facto holiday
MonDec 312012New Year's EveDe facto holiday
TueDec 312013New Year's EveDe facto holiday
WedDec 312014New Year's EveDe facto holiday
ThuDec 312015New Year's EveDe facto holiday
SatDec 312016New Year's EveDe facto holiday
SunDec 312017New Year's EveDe facto holiday
MonDec 312018New Year's EveDe facto holiday
TueDec 312019New Year's EveDe facto holiday
ThuDec 312020New Year's EveDe facto holiday

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