October 28- November 1
October 28- November 1

Light rains sometimes fall

霎時施
Kosame tokidoki furu

October 8–12
October 8–12

Wild geese return

鴻雁来
Kōgan kitaru

October 13-17
October 13-17

Chrysanthemums bloom

菊花開
Kiku no hana hiraku

November 12–16
November 12–16

Land starts to freeze

地始凍
Chi hajimete kōru

November 22–26
November 22–26

Rainbows hide

虹蔵不見
Niji kakurete miezu

December 7–11
December 7–11

Cold sets in, winter begins

閉塞成冬
Sora samuku fuyu to naru

January 10–14
January 10–14

Springs thaw

水泉動
Shimizu atataka o fukumu

 

January 25–29
January 25–29

Ice thickens on streams

水沢腹堅
Kiwamizu kōri tsumeru