When is Chinese New Year?

As the date of Chinese New Year is based on a Lunar Calendar, which is a calendar based on the phases on the moon, it varies each year.

Each of the dates below corresponds to the new moon (black moon) which happens either in January or February.

Chinese New Year Calendar

Date of New Year Zodiac Animal Chinese Year
28-Jan-2017 Year of the Rooster
Rooster
4715
16-Feb-2018 Year of the Dog
Dog
4716
05-Feb-2019 Year of the Boar
Boar
4717
25-Jan-2020 Year of the Rat
Rat
4718
12-Feb-2021 Year of the Ox
Ox
4719
01-Feb-2022 Year of the Tiger
Tiger
4720
22-Jan-2023 Year of the Rabbit
Rabbit
4721
10-Feb-2024 Year of the Dragon
Dragon
4722
29-Jan-2025 Year of the Snake
Snake
4723
17-Feb-2026 Year of the Horse
Horse
4724
06-Feb-2027 Year of the Goat
Goat
4725
26-Jan-2028 Year of the Monkey
Monkey
4726