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How to wearing clothes in Japan

Spring

Hokkaido

  • March : -3°C – 4°C
  • April : 4°C – 11°C
  • May : 9°C – 17°C
  • June : 13°C – 21°C

The temperature is slightly going up in spring but still have a cold weather. Max temperature is around 13-21°C.Wearing coat, sweater, down jacket is OK.

Tohoku Region

  • March : 0°C – 8°C
  • April : 5°C – 14°C
  • May : 10°C – 19°C
  • June : 16°C – 23°C

Tohoku Region still have cold weather but get warm than Hokkaido. You can wearing jacket, coat, sweater in march and april and switching to thin coat or jacket in may and june.

Tokyo

  • March : 4°C – 13°C
  • April : 9°C – 19°C
  • May : 14°C – 23°C
  • June : 18°C – 26°C

This season is best in tokyo about weather. Not too hot and not too cold. Should wearing some jacket or sweater in march – april and T-Shirt may – june

Osaka

  • March : 6°C – 14°C
  • April : 11°C – 20°C
  • May : 16°C – 24°C
  • June : 20°C – 28°C

Weather is like tokyo. Still need some jacket and sweater in march. Then switch to light jacket with T-Shirt is OK.

Kyushu

  • March : 7°C – 14°C
  • April : 11°C – 19°C
  • May : 16°C – 23°C
  • June : 20°C – 27°C

Temperature will get warmer. Still need some jacket and sweater in the night and need only T-Shirt when entering June.

Okinawa

  • March : 17°C – 21°C
  • April : 19°C – 21°C
  • May : 22°C – 27°C
  • June : 25°C – 29°C

Time to say goodbye to your jacket. Temperature warming up and you will be fine with T-Shirt.

Summer

Hokkaido

  • July : 17°C – 25°C
  • August : 19°C – 26°C

Summer in hokkaido is nice and not too hot. Max temperature is around 26°C and Min is around 17. Wearing T-Shirt will be fine

Tohoku Region

  • July : 20°C – 27°C
  • August : 21°C -28°C

Another good place in summer with only 28°C in maximum temperature. Please feel happy with only one T-shirt, Dress, Short pants and you will never feel hot.

Tokyo

  • July : 22°C – 29°C
  • August : 24°C – 32°C

Weather of Tokyo in summer is very hot and humid. Sometime may exceed or feel like 35°C with strong sunlight. You should wear clothes with a thin material like cotton 100%, linen. Don’t forget drinking water for heatstroke prevent.

Osaka

  • July : 24°C – 32°C
  • August : 25°C – 34°C

Seem to be like Tokyo. It’s hot and humid with 34°C or over. You should wear clothes with a thin material like cotton 100%, linen. Don’t forget drinking water for heatstroke prevent.

Kyushu

  • July : 24°C – 31°C
  • August : 25°C – 32°C

Hot and humid, but felling not much like big city because there are a lot of nature. Recommend clothes

Okinawa

  • July : 27°C – 32°C
  • August : 27°C – 32°C

You will feel very hot in okinawa because it’s located in south. Max temperature is 32°C but will feeling more than 32°C. You should wear clothes with a thin material like cotton 100%, linen and avoid black color .

Fall

Hokkaido

  • September : 14°C – 23°C
  • October : 8°C – 16°C
  • November : 2°C – 8°C

Temperature will down quickly and will get cold like winter on other country. Should prepare some Down Jacket and Sweater when entering October.

Tohoku Region

  • September : 16°C – 25°C
  • October : 10°C – 18°C
  • November : 4°C – 12°C

Little warmer than hokkaido. You can wear T-Shirt in September. But in October and November, We recommend to wear some Jacket, Sweater.

Tokyo

  • September : 20°C – 27°C
  • October : 14°C – 21°C
  • November : 8°C – 16°C

Temperature is decreasing in October. hot too hot and not to cold. You will be OK with long sleeve shirt, light jacket.

Osaka

  • September : 22°C – 29°C
  • October : 15°C – 24°C
  • November : 10°C – 18°C

Still hot in September but will decrease in October. We recommend to wear long sleeve shirt, light jacket or skinny scarf.

Kyushu

  • September : 21°C – 28°C
  • October : 15°C – 24°C
  • November : 10°C – 18°C

Seem like Osaka, Weather will decrease in October. We recommend to wear long sleeve shirt, light jacket or skinny scarf.

Okinawa

  • September : 25°C – 30°C
  • October : 23°C – 28°C
  • November : 20°C – 25°C

Temperature is not change so much and still hot like summer. Recommend only T-Shirt or clothes with thin material

Winter

Hokkaido

  • September : -4°C – 3°C
  • October : -7°C – 0°C
  • November : -7°C – 0°C

Hokkaido have most cold weather in winter. Some area is lowering to -20°C. Should wearing heavy Down Jacket, clothes with a thick material, long underwear and don’t forget glove, wool fabric scarves. It will prevent you from seriously cold weather and wear one pair of boot in heavy snow condition.

Tohoku Region

  • September : 0°C – 11°C
  • October : -3°C – 3°C
  • November : -3°C – 4°C

Little warmer than Hokkaido. but still very cold with heavy snow. Should wearing heavy Down Jacket, clothes with a thick material, long underwear and don’t forget glove, wool fabric scarves. It will prevent you from seriously cold weather and wear one pair of boot in heavy snow condition.

Tokyo

  • September : 4°C – 12°C
  • October : 1°C – 9°C
  • November : 2°C – 10°C

Tokyo have cold weather and snow fall. Max temperature around 10°C and min at 1°C. Clothes with a thick material and heavy Down Jacket is suitable in tokyo winter.

Osaka

  • September : 6°C – 13°C
  • October : 3°C – 9°C
  • November : 3°C – 10°C

Winter in osaka is seem like tokyo. Max temperature around 10°C and min at 1°C. You should prepare your clothes like a Down Jacket, heavy sweater, thick pants. You can wear more long underwear for more warm.

Kyushu

  • September : 5°C – 12°C
  • October : 4°C – 10°C
  • November : 5°C – 11°C

Little warmer than Osaka but still cold and have snow fall sometimes. Should warring Down Jacket, heavy sweater, thick pants.

Okinawa

  • September : 16°C – 22°C
  • October : 14°C – 19°C
  • November : 14°C – 19°C

Because it’s located in southernmost point of japan. No need to worry about extreme cold in Okinawa. Temperature about 14 – 19°C. It’s time to say good bye for heavy clothes and you will be fine with light jacket or only one T-Shirt.