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When Does Spring Really Begin?

March 24, 2021

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Meteorologists consider March 1st to be the beginning of spring, although the spring equinox occurred this year on March 20. This is due to the changing nature of spring’s arrival in the astronomical realm. The astronomical spring equinox is always March 19, 20, or 21 in the Northern Hemisphere.

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