Summer Season Essay – For Students and Children In English

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Summer is the hottest season of the year however very interesting and entertaining season especially for the kids because they get a chance to enjoy swimming, hilly regions, eat ice-creams, lassi, favorite fruits, etc. They enjoy school off in the summer season. It is one of the four temperate seasons of the year which falls between spring and autumn. We have provided below some essays on the summer season under various words limit in order to help students who have been assigned by their teachers to write some paragraphs or complete essays on this topic.

Short and Long Essay on Summer Season

Essay 1 (250 words)

Summer season is one of the four seasons of the year. In spite of being the hottest season of the year, kids like it most as they get summer vacation to enjoy in many ways. Summer season is caused due to the tilt of Earth’s rotational axis towards the sun during year-long earth’s revolution around the sun.

The summer season brings very hot and dry weather (in Mediterranean regions) and rainy weather (in Eastern Asia because of Monsoon). At some places, storms and thunderstorms (which produce hail, strong winds, and tornadoes especially afternoon and evening) are very common in the spring through summer.

Most of the people living in the urban areas cannot bear too much summer heat that’s why they went to seaside resorts, hilly regions, beaches, camps or picnics at cool places in the summer vacations with their kids. They enjoy swimming, eating summer fruits and drinking cold drinks.

For some people, the summer season is good as they enjoy and entertain them at cool places; however, it really becomes intolerable for people living in rural areas because of the lack of summer heat beating resources. In some places, people suffer a huge lack of water in their own areas and they have to carry drinking water from long distances.

It is all over the good season for the children as they get one and a half months long summer vacation, enjoy at home with family, go for touring at cool places, enjoy swimming, and eat ice-creams including summer fruits. Generally, people enjoy summer morning walk before the sun rises as it gives cool, calm and happy feelings with fresh air.

Essay 2 (300 words)

Mainly, there are four seasons in India; the summer season is one of them. It is a very hot season however mostly liked by people. It occurs for four months (March, April, May, and June) however May and June are high heated months of the summer season. The summer season is caused because of the movement of the earth around the Sun (called earth’s revolution). During this movement, when part of the earth comes nearer to the sun, it gets heated (because of straight and direct sun’s rays) which bring the summer season. In this season, days become long and night short.

It falls after the festival of Holi and ends before the start of the rainy season. All the water evaporated during the summer season, stores in the form of vapor in the atmosphere (which makes clouds) and falls as rain in the rainy season. There are some advantages as well as disadvantages of the summer season. On one hand, when it is the season of enjoyment and rest for kids; on the other hand, it puts people at various problems and risks such as high heat, storm, heatstroke, dehydration, summer-boils, weakness, restless, etc. Mid-day summer days become full of terrible heat which causes many weak people to die or suffer from sun-strokes.

At many places in India, people suffer scarcity of water and drought conditions as wells, canals, and rivers go dry. Trees suffer falling of leaves because of a lack of water. Everywhere dusty and hot wind runs which keeps people at health risk. We need to eat more fruits, cold things and drink more water in order to beat the summer heat.

Essay 3 (400 words)


Summer is the hottest season among four seasons of the year. It begins on the day of Summer Solstice however ends on the day of Autumnal Equinox. Southern and Northern Hemispheres are located in opposite directions; so, when it is summer in Southern Hemisphere, it is winter in the northern hemisphere.

Facts about Summer Season:

Following are some facts regarding the summer season:

  • Summer season occurs as the earth is tilted towards the sun (means hemisphere tilted in the direction of the sun experiences summer whereas hemisphere tilted away to sun experiences winter).
  • Children become happier in summer as they get long vacation from school.
  • December, January, and February are also the months of summer however in the Southern Hemisphere, and June, July, and August are months of summer in the Northern Hemisphere.
  • It is the season that keeps people outdoor most of the time.
  • It contains the longest and warmest days of the year.
  • We get interesting fruits and crops.

Why Summer is Hot Weather

It is the season of excessive temperature and dry weather including violent monsoons which causes rising death tolls. Weather in this season grows warmer because of the high temperature which leads to droughts with short water supply, scarcity or completely lack of water in some regions. Heatwaves and spikes in temperature make this season excessively hot weather which creates a number of problems for both, people and wildlife.

Many summer deaths (people or animals) are caused by dehydration due to heatwaves. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, high heat waves are the reason for deadliest extreme weather in summer. So, it is good to stay well hydrated all through the season. According to the National Academy of Science’s Food and Nutrition Board, women should normally take 2.7 liters of water and men 3.7 liters on a daily basis in the summer. However, people involved in vigorous exercises must take more water than normal.

It has been recorded by the NOAA’s National Climatic Data Center that the year 2014 was the hottest summer. According to NASA, global heat is increasing during the summer year by year because of the human-created global warming. And, it seems that this rising temperature will soon make this world a summer-like place all through the year.


As we are human beings, the most intelligent creation of God, we must think and act positively towards this ever-increasing temperature. We should enjoy the summer season by using all the comfortable resources however we should not cross the limit. We should enjoy the limit and always save water and electricity. We should not waste water and electricity because there is a very less percentage of clean water on this earth and the unnecessary use of electricity cause global warming. Come on! We can do it by joining our hands together.

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