The calendar "Autumn" season started on the 7th of August, 2022 at 20:28 hours. The solar term to mark the beginning of the month is "Autumn Begins" or Li Qiu.
In this particular month of the Chinese Luni-solar calendar, there are clashes of elements on both the Tian Gan (Heavenly Stems) and Di Zi (Earthly Branches) levels, between the month and the year:
Year Heavenly Stem / Tian Gan : Water
Month Heavenly Stem / Tian Gan : Earth
Water X Earth (clashing relationship)
Year Earthly Branch / Di Zi : Tiger / Yin
Month Earthly Branch / Di Zi : Monkey / Shen
Tiger x Monkey (clashing relationship)