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New Year's Day in Switzerland

New Year’s Day, which is on January 1, marks the start of the year in the Gregorian calendar and it's a public holiday in many countries. Count down to the New Year, no matter where you are.

New Year's Day on January 1 in the Gregorian calendar is celebrated worldwide.
New Year's Day on January 1 in the Gregorian calendar is celebrated worldwide.
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About New Year's Day

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New Year's Day Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday TypeWhere It is Observed
FriJan 12010New Year's DayCommon Local holidaysAll
SatJan 12011New Year's DayCommon Local holidaysAll
SunJan 12012New Year's DayCommon Local holidaysAll
TueJan 12013New Year's DayCommon Local holidaysAll
WedJan 12014New Year's DayCommon Local holidaysAll
ThuJan 12015New Year's DayCommon Local holidaysAll
FriJan 12016New Year's DayCommon Local holidaysAll
SunJan 12017New Year's DayCommon Local holidaysAll
MonJan 12018New Year's DayCommon Local holidaysAll
TueJan 12019New Year's DayCommon Local holidaysAll
WedJan 12020New Year's DayCommon Local holidaysAll

Quick Facts

New Year’s Day is the first day of the year, or January 1, in the Gregorian calendar.

New Year's Day 2017

Sunday, January 1, 2017

New Year's Day 2018

Monday, January 1, 2018

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List of dates for other years

Other holidays in January 2017 in Switzerland

Fun Holiday on January 1, 2017

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