Spring for the year 2012 starts on Monday, March 19th for the Northern Hemisphere* and on Sunday, September 23rd for Southern Hemisphere*.
Spring is often associated with new growth, plants flowering, snow melting or melted and a new warmth in the air with plants/ animals coming out from the long winter of cold temperatures. In the Northern Hemisphere spring comes in the March, April and June months and in the Southern Hemisphere it comes in the September, October and December months. Spring comes about by the Earth increasing its axis tilt relative to the sun increasing the temperatures (more direct sunlight) and the length of the days.
More information on Spring.
(Details on Northern and Southern Hemisphere for Spring)
|Name(s):||Spring, Spring Equinox|
|When:||March 20th thru 23rd (N. Hemishpere), September 21st to 24th (S. Hemishpere)|
How many days to Spring 2012?
Monday, March 19th is the 78 day of the 2012 calendar year with -6 years, -7 months, -30 days until the start of Spring 2012 in Northern Hemisphere (*Denver, USA).
Sunday, September 23rd is the 266 day of the 2012 calendar year with -6 years, -1 month, -25 days until the start of Spring 2012 in Southern Hemisphere (*Sydney, Australia).