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2012 Seasons Calendar


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Seasons divide the year into four distinct periods of time named Spring, Summer, Autumn/Fall, and Winter. Each season brings different weather, hours of light, and plant/animal behaviors. The seasons are brought about by the yearly orbit of the earth around the sun and the tilt of the earth's axis. Below are the astronomical dates for the calenadar year 2012 for both the northern and southern hemispheres.

Season Date # Days Season Start
Northern Hemisphere
Spring March 19th - Monday -1721
Summer June 20th - Wednesday -1628
Autumn/Fall September 22nd - Saturday -1534
Winter December 21st - Friday -1444
* Local time for Denver, CO. Accurate globally within 24 hrs.

Season Date # Days Season Start
Southern Hemisphere
Autumn/Fall March 20th - Tuesday -1720
Winter June 21st - Thursday -1627
Spring September 23rd - Sunday -1533
Summer December 21st - Friday -1444
* Local time for Sydney, Aus. Accurate globally within 24 hrs.