When Year 2025 Starts Around the World

With 38 different local times in use, it takes 26 hours for the New Year to encompass all time zones. Find out in which order they enter 2025 and which countries are first and last.

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Time is
Countries Going Into Year 2025
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Cities Entering Year 2025
Tue 3:45 pmChristmas Island/KiribatiKiritimati
Tue 4:00 pmChatham Islands/New ZealandChatham Islands
Tue 4:45 pmNew Zealand with exceptions and 5 moreAuckland, Wellington, Nuku'alofa, Apia
Tue 5:45 pmFiji, small region of Russia and 7 moreAnadyr, Suva, Funafuti, Yaren, Tarawa
Tue 6:45 pmMuch of Australia and 6 moreMelbourne, Sydney, Canberra, Honiara
Tue 7:15 pmSmall region of AustraliaAdelaide, Broken Hill, Ceduna
Tue 7:45 pmQueensland/Australia and 6 moreBrisbane, Port Moresby, Hagåtña
Tue 8:15 pmNorthern Territory/AustraliaDarwin, Alice Springs, Tennant Creek
Tue 8:45 pmJapan, South Korea and 5 moreTokyo, Seoul, Pyongyang, Dili, Ngerulmud
Tue 9:00 pmWestern Australia/AustraliaEucla
Tue 9:45 pmChina, Philippines and 11 moreBeijing, Hong Kong, Manila, Singapore
Tue 10:45 pmMuch of Indonesia, Thailand and 7 moreJakarta, Bangkok, Hanoi, Phnom Penh
Tue 11:15 pmMyanmar and Cocos IslandsYangon, Naypyidaw, Mandalay, Bantam
Tue 11:45 pmBangladesh and 5 moreDhaka, Bishkek, Thimphu, Omsk
Wed 12:00 midnightNepalKathmandu, Pokhara, Biratnagar, Dharan
Wed 12:15 amIndia and Sri LankaNew Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru
Wed 12:45 amPakistan and 9 moreTashkent, Islamabad, Almaty, Lahore
Wed 1:15 amAfghanistanKabul, Kandahar, Mazari Sharif, Herat
Wed 1:45 amAzerbaijan and 8 moreDubai, Abu Dhabi, Muscat, Port Louis
Wed 2:15 amIranTehran, Rasht, Esfahãn, Mashhad, Tabriz
Wed 2:45 amMoscow/Russia and 23 moreMoscow, Ankara, Baghdad, Nairobi
Wed 3:45 amGreece and 30 moreCairo, Athens, Bucharest, Johannesburg
Wed 4:45 amGermany and 45 moreBrussels, Madrid, Paris, Rome, Algiers
Wed 5:45 amUnited Kingdom and 24 moreLondon, Dublin, Lisbon, Accra, Reykjavik
Wed 6:45 amAzores/Portugal and Cabo VerdePraia, Ponta Delgada, Mindelo
Wed 7:45 amMost of Greenland and 2 moreNuuk, Ittoqqortoormiit, King Edward Point
Wed 8:45 amMost of Brazil, Argentina and 8 moreBuenos Aires, Rio de Janeiro, Santiago
Wed 9:15 amNewfoundland and Labrador/CanadaSt. John's, Mary's Harbour
Wed 9:45 amSome regions of Canada and 29 moreCaracas, La Paz, San Juan, Santo Domingo
Wed 10:45 amRegions of USA and 14 moreNew York, Washington DC, Detroit, Havana
Wed 11:45 amRegions of USA and 9 moreMexico City, Chicago, Guatemala City
Wed 12:45 pmSome regions of USA and 2 moreCalgary, Denver, Edmonton, Phoenix
Wed 1:45 pmRegions of USA and 4 moreLos Angeles, San Francisco, Las Vegas
Wed 2:45 pmAlaska/USA and regions of French PolynesiaAnchorage, Fairbanks, Juneau, Unalaska
Wed 3:15 pmMarquesas Islands/French PolynesiaTaiohae
Wed 3:45 pmSmall region of USA and 2 moreHonolulu, Rarotonga, Adak, Papeete
Wed 4:45 pmAmerican Samoa and 2 moreAlofi, Midway, Pago Pago
Wed 5:45 pmMuch of US Minor Outlying IslandsBaker Island, Howland Island

Above is a chronological list of when the world's different countries arrive at midnight on New Year's Eve and enter January 1, 2025

The times can be changed to any time zone by clicking on the icon in the first column.