Amami Islands, Japan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Amami Islands, Japan? If you're planning to go to Amami Islands, the following is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Amami Islands, Japan

Based on the climate and weather in Amami Islands, the best time to go is November. See below for details.

Important essentials for Amami Islands, Japan

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have unreliable tap water, so it's useful to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent one.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Amami Islands, Japan

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Amami Islands.

We also recommend these top tours in and around Amami Islands.

    What to wear/what to pack for Amami Islands, Japan by month

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    January

    January in Amami Islands is crisp. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

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    February

    If you go to Amami Islands in February, you will notice that it is crisp. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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    March

    Traveling to Amami Islands in March, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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    April

    If you visit Amami Islands during April, you might see that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

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    May

    May in Amami Islands is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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    June

    If you visit Amami Islands during June, you are likely to see that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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    July

    July in Amami Islands is really hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C).

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    August

    Traveling to Amami Islands in August, you will notice that it is really hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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    September

    If you are traveling to Amami Islands in September, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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    October

    October in Amami Islands is hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C).

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    November

    November in Amami Islands is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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    December

    If you vacation in Amami Islands during December, you might find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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