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24 Solar Terms: Things you may not know about Minor Snow

4 days ago   |   By China Travel & Tourism News

The traditional Chinese solar calendar divides the year into 24 solar terms. Minor Snow, , the 20th solar term of the year, begins this year on Nov 22 and ends on Dec 6.
Minor Snow refers to the time when it starts to snow, mostly in China's northern areas, and the temperature continues to drop.
Here are six things you should know about Minor Snow. Light snow
An ancient Chinese book about plants explains that "in Minor Snow, the weather is cold and it is going to snow, while the earth is not frozen enough and the snow is light." The temperature in most areas in the north drops to zero...
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