Weather Tidbits: Summer Solstice

This Weather Tidbits focuses on the summer or June solstice. This is when the sun is over the Tropic of Cancer and the Northern Hemisphere experiences the most daylight of the year. Also during the summer solstice, the sun rises the furthest northeast and sets the furthest northwest, with the highest sun angle during solar noon. In the Southern Hemisphere, its winter and it’s the day with the shortest daylight and lowest sun angle, as the sun is furthest away.

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