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Solar Year Calendar 2017 (New Zealand)


The following solar calendar shows information relevant to Wellington, New Zealand about the sunrise and sunset times and day length during 2017.

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Length of Days in Wellington

We show daylight length in Wellington during 2017 and the dates of equinoxes and solstices. From June 1, 2017 until June 21, 2017 daylight becomes shorter. From June 22, 2017 until December 22, 2017 daylight becomes longer. From December 23, 2017 until May 31, 2018 daylight becomes shorter.

Winter Solstice 
Vernal Equinox 
Summer Solstice 

Equation of Time vs Day of the Year

We show the equation of time during 2017. In the graph, the day of the year in the x axis starting from January, and the difference between mean solar time and apparent solar time in the y axis.

The day with the highest negative value is Thursday, September 14 2017.

The day with the highest positive value is Monday, June 5 2017.

Apparent solar time and mean solar time are of the same length on the following days of the year:

  1. Friday, January 13 2017 (Day 13)
  2. Tuesday, April 4 2017 (Day 94)
  3. Friday, July 28 2017 (Day 209)
  4. Thursday, November 16 2017 (Day 320)

Equation of Time 
Autumnal Equinox 
Winter Solstice 
Vernal Equinox 
Summer Solstice 

Schedule of Solar Events

Time of sunrise, sunset, dawn and dusk in Wellington during 2017.

    Solar Noon 
    Content last updated on 2016-10-26