Another name for the first day of spring is the vernal equinox. "Vernal" comes from the Latin word for "spring," and "equinox" comes from a Latin word meaning "time of equal days a...
The Vernal Equinox is considered to be the first day of the Spring Season, when the length of night and day are approximately equal in length.
In many countries, May Day is synonymous with International Workers' ...
celebrates St Brigid's Day (1 February) as the first day of spring.
When is the first day of spring 2015? Get dates of the vernal equinox. Plus,
springtime photos, folklore, and more on Almanac.com!
Location: Everywhere in the northern hemisphere; in the southern hemisphere, the first day
happens in September.
To celebrate the coming of spring
with your family, you might enjoy an outdoor activity together, plan a menu that incorporates some seasonal frui... More »
See our First Day of Spring page! On the summer solstice, we enjoy the most
daylight of the calendar year. The Sun reaches its most northern point in the sky
The March equinox is around March 20-21 and night and day are nearly the
same length. It's the spring equinox in the northern hemisphere and fall equinox
The first day of Spring is in 2016 on March 19 (according to the astronomical
definition). It is also called the spring quinox. Spring is ...
Mar 19, 2015 ... March 20, 2015 is the Vernal Equinox, which is more commonly known as the
First Day of Spring.
Mar 20, 2015 ... A snowstorm will continue to push through part of the Interstate 95 corridor of the
Northeast during the first night of spring.