The end of summer is the fourteenth of the twenty-four solar terms.
Douzhiwu (southwest); the ecliptic longitude of the sun reaches 150°;
it meets on August 22-24 of the Gregorian calendar every year. To end
the summer heat, that is, "exiting the summer heat", means leaving from
the heat. When it comes to the end of summer, the direct sunlight continues
to move southward, the solar radiation weakens, the subtropical high also
retreats southward, the temperature gradually drops, and the summer heat
gradually disappears. The end of summer means the end of the sweltering
heat, which is still hot, but on a downward trend.
Contact Person: Mr. Felix Ho