World Geography

The shortest day length that occurs in the Northern hemisphere is on

  1. 21st March
  2. 23rd September
  3. 22nd November
  4. 22nd December

Answer

The shortest day and the longest night of the year in the Northern Hemisphere occur during winter solstice which is usually observed on 21 December or 22 December. In the Southern Hemisphere, it is the summer solstice and the longest day of the year.

The correct option is D.