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The 2022 Autumnal Equinox is tomorrow!

Fall begins in Yelm at 6:04pm PDT Thursday.
Equinox alignment, not to scale.
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  • Editor’s note: I arrived in Yelm from San Francisco 34 years ago today.
  • In all of those years, the rains returned by September 15th. Not in 2022.
  • September 2022 is on-track to be the driest on-record.
  • Current forecast

Autumnal Equinox 2022: The First Day of Fall

From The Old Farmer’s Almanac:

The autumnal equinox—also called the September equinox or fall equinox—arrives on Thursday, September 22. This date marks the start of fall in the Northern Hemisphere and spring in the Southern Hemisphere. Read about the signs of fall and the ways we mark the equinox. 

The fall equinox arrives on Thursday, September 22, 2022, at 9:04 P.M. EDT in the Northern Hemisphere. The equinox occurs at the same moment worldwide.

Thursday, September 22, 6:04 P.M. PDT in Yelm, Fall officially begins.
Read more from The Old Farmer’s Almanac.

Posted by Steve on September 21, 2022 at 12:01 am | Permalink

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