Today is“Light Snow”

Date: 2020-11-23        Clicks: 1138

From these days, the originally warm weather suddenly into cold, because now into the light snow.The 24 solar terms in China are very accurate to the changes of the weather.Especially in the south of China, the temperature difference is very big.


Light snow is the 20th solar term in the 24 solar terms, and the 2nd solar term in winter. It falls on November 22 or 23 in the Gregorian calendar.Light snow is the solar term reflecting precipitation and air temperature. It is the solar term with high frequency of cold wave and strong cold air.The arrival of light snow solar terms, means that the weather will be colder and colder, precipitation gradually increased.


This solar term is called "light snow", because "snow" is the product of cold weather. The climate during this solar term is not cold and there is not much precipitation, so "light snow" is used to describe the climate characteristics of this solar term."Light snow" is a metaphor that reflects the active cold current and increasing precipitation during this solar term, rather than the small amount of snow under this solar term.During minor snow solar terms, a relatively stable meridional circulation has been established in East Asia, low pressure or trough is often found in Siberia, large-scale cold air will move southward when moving east, and large-scale wind and cooling weather will appear in the southeast of China.

Tip: Be sure to keep warm when the temperature difference changes a lot!