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Winter and snow cover over North America in the winter.
Winter and snow cover over North America in the winter.

Astronomically, this is the period between the winter solstice and the vernal equinox. It is characterized as having the coldest temperatures of the year, when the sun is primarily over the opposite hemisphere.

Customarily, this refers to the months of December, January, and February in the North Hemisphere, and the months of June, July, and August in the Southern Hemisphere.


Also see

Reference

  • Wikipedia Winter [1]

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