Ako, Japan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Ako, Japan? If you're planning to go to Ako, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Ako, Japan

Based on the climate and weather in Ako, the best time to go is October. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Ako, Japan by month

January

Traveling to Ako in January, you will notice that it is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month and snow occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof boots
  • Socks
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof coat
  • Jacket or coat
  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans

February

In February, Ako can be brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Ako, with several of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof boots
  • Jacket or coat
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof coat

March

March in Ako can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain about half of the time. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Standard footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks
  • Fleeces
  • Rain coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof footwear

April

Traveling to Ako in April, you will notice that it is cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses

May

If you vacation in Ako during May, you are likely to find that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses

June

If you vacation in Ako during June, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion

July

July in this region is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses

August

August in this region can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella

September

September in Ako is hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion

October

If you vacation in Ako during October, you are likely to find that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts or short pants

November

November here is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage

December

December in Ako can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof boots
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof coat
  • Umbrella
  • Socks

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Ako, Japan

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Ako, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A and B
  • A SIM card that works in Ako

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