This a guide on how and when to view the Aurora Borealis in Animal Crossing: New Horizons (ACNH) for the Nintendo Switch. Read on to learn which season and time you can see the Aurora Borealis.
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|Aurora Appearance Conditions|
|Weather||Will appear randomly on clear nights during the snowy period.|
North: Dec 11 - Feb 24
South: Jun 11 - Aug 24
The Aurora Borealis is considered a type of weather. As such, they occur randomly in the game during the Winter Season starting on December 11 until February 24.
You can only see the aurora during clear weather and appears on the night sky from 6 PM to 4 AM.
Like other weather events, Tom Nook or Isablle won't give any announcement about the Aurora Borealis.
Your villagers, however, will tell you that since the weather is clear you may get a chance to see the Aurora Borealis that night.
Similar to viewing a meteor shower, by tilting the Right Control Stick upwards.
Keep memories of the special night with the Camera app on your NookPhone! Click the ZL Button and select the camera app.
Make sure to tilt the camera upwards get the full view of the Aurora!
Villagers will gather around the plaza to view the spectaular lights in the sky. Talk to your villagers to hear what they have to say about the aurora!
Auroras don't come everyday so invite your friends to make the night even more special! Just make sure they arrive before the lights appear.
Why not host an pre-show party before viewing the light show?
Decorate your island and home with furniture, walls, and flooring that fit the celestial mood!
For a limited time, you can purchase an Aurora Wall from the Nook Shopping app.
This is a seasonal item available only in December so grab one before they're gone!
Buy Price: 7000
Sell Price: 1750 Bells
(1400 Bells in Drop-Off Box)
Set up your viewing area for the Aurora with furniture to match the vibe of your event!
|Aluminum Briefcase||Candle||Claw-Foot Tub||Cushion|
|Floor Light||Oil Lamp||Ring||Snow Globe|
|Sparkling Cider||Table Lamp||Telescope|
You can also craft items to add to the galactic flair of your island!
|Aquarius Urn||Aries Rocking Chair||Bonfire||Campfire|
|Cancer Table||Capricorn Ornament||Crescent Moon Chair||Gemini Closet|
|Leo Sculpture||Libra Scale||Moon||Mush Lamp|
|Nova Light||Pisces Lamp||Sagittarius Arrow||Scorpio Lamp|
|Shell Lamp||Taurus Bathtub||Ukulele||Virgo Harp|
|How to Know a Tool's Durability||What Happens When You Eat Fruit?|
|How to Get Rid of a Bee Sting||What Happens When You Faint?|
|When Does a New Day Start?||How to Use the Camera|
|How to Use the Rescue Service||How to Add Best Friends|
|How to Get the Nook Shopping App||Wind and Weather|
|Aurora Borealis Time and Season|
ive actually never experienced the aurora borealis before but it sure looks cool!!! 🌌🌚
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Redd and Celeste are on my island if anyone wants to come :) Dodo: 0GBP8. I also have some fruit and free items on the beach
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