Celebrate the First Day of Winter with Winter Solstice facts, folklore, FAQs, and more! See the exact date and time of the Winter Solstice, which marks the astronomical first day of winter. Learn more from The Old Farmer's Almanac!
The winter solstice typically occurs on the or of December in the Northern Hemisphere while those in the Southern Hemisphere usually celebrates it on the or of June. While one hemisphere celebrates winter, the other welcomes summer.