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.
. Main article: May Day. Further information: Beltane. 1 May is the date of
many public holidays. In many countries, May Day is ...
When is the first day of spring 2016? 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 »
When do the seasons begin? Spring equinox? Summer start? Autumn? Winter
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 ...
Jan 29, 2016 ... In the Southern Hemisphere, the equinox will mark their first day of autumn. The
total duration of spring is 92 days, 18 hours, and 3 minutes.
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
In the United States and the rest of the northern hemisphere, the first day of the
spring season is the day of the year when the Sun crosses the celestial equator ...