The Aurora Borealis is a rare weather phenomenon where wavy streaks of colored lights paint the sky. In Animal Crossing New Horizons (ACNH), you'll find the auroras during the Winter season when the sky is clear. Look to the sky from 6PM to 4AM to for auroras!
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|Weather||• must be Bright & Clear|
|Dates & Times||
North Hemisphere: Dec 11–Feb 24
South Hemisphere: Jun 11–Aug 24
Time: 6:00 PM–4:00 AM
The Aurora Borealis is a rare weather pehnomenon. As such, they occur randomly in the game during the Winter Season.
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 will not give announcements on auroras.
Your villagers, however, might drop hints that today's weather is perfect for an aurora. This should tell you to check the night sky for the Northern Lights!
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||Gemini Closet||Leo Sculpture|
|Libra Scale||Moon||Mush Lamp||Nova Light|
|Pisces Lamp||Sagittarius Arrow||Scorpio Lamp||Shell Lamp|
|Taurus Bathtub||Ukulele||Virgo Harp|
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|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 Guide|
|How and When to See Aurora Borealis||How to Unlock the Pro Camera App|
|How to use Custom Designs Patterns+|
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