Winter solstice 2022 occurs on Wednesday, December 21, 2022. It is also know as the December solstice, and usually happens on December 21 or 22.
According to the Farmers Alamanac, the Winter Solstice is the astronomical moment the sun reaches the Tropic of Capricorn. In terms of daylight, it is the shortest day and the longest night of the year in the Northern Hemisphere. Winter Solstice marks the official start of Winter.
For more great information about Winter Solstice, visit The Farmers’ Almanac.