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