What day is the Dongzhi24 Solar Terms

Dongzhi

Every Dec 21/22/23th

Dongzhi time this year

2021/12/21 Tue
(11-18)

Weather the Dongzhi

The sun has little accumulated heat and the weather is getting colder and colder

In 2021 the Dongzhi

It is 184 days after today.

Front Solar Term

Daxue
2021-12-07
It's (170) days after today.

Next Solar Term

Xiaohan
2022-01-05
It's (199) days after today.

 

What day the Dongzhi?

When the winter solstice comes, the sun rises

"The winter solstice is as big as a year. It's on the ninth day of winter." From the winter solstice, we enter the "nine cold days", and the winter solstice is also the shortest day of the year. On the day of the winter solstice, people have the tradition of eating dumplings and dumplings and worshiping their ancestors.

The solstice is the 22nd solar term of the "24 solar terms", with the dipper finger, and the Yellow Sun longitude reaching 270 °, which is intersected on December 21-23 of the Gregorian calendar every year. Winter solstice is the extreme of the direct sunlight point traveling south. On the winter solstice, the sun light is directly on the Tropic of South. The sun light is the most inclined to the northern hemisphere, and the sun height angle is the smallest, and it is the shortest day and the longest night in the Northern Hemisphere.