Today, we have a small summer.
This is the eleventh of the 24 solar terms. At this time, the sun reaches 105 ° of the Yellow longitude. Small heat means that the weather begins to be hot, but it is not yet the hottest.
The specific time of the small summer heat in 2020: July 6, 2020, 23:00, May 16 of the lunar calendar, Monday, the eleventh solar term of the 24 solar terms is the end of the noon month of the Ganzhi calendar and the beginning of the next month. In douzhixin, the sun reaches 105 degrees of the Yellow longitude, and it meets on July 6-8 of the Gregorian calendar every year. Summer heat means hot. Small heat means small heat, not very hot. It means that the weather is beginning to be hot, but it is not yet the hottest. Although the small heat is not the hottest season of the year, it is followed by the hottest season of the year. There is a saying in the folk that "small heat and big heat, steam up and boil down".
Many places in China have entered the season with the most thunderstorms since the summer heat.