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

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Traveling to Amami Oshima, Japan? If you're planning to go to Amami Oshima, 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 Oshima, Japan

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

Important essentials for Amami Oshima, Japan

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

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  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often wear away. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection available.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly product.

General health necessities

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

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January

If you vacation in Amami Oshima during January, you may find that it can be chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

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February

If you visit Amami Oshima during February, you are likely to find that it can be chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

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March

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

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April

If you go to Amami Oshima in April, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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May

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

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June

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

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July

July for Amami Oshima is really hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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August

If you vacation in Amami Oshima during August, you will probably notice that it can be very hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

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September

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

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October

October in Amami Oshima is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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November

November here is mild. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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December

December in Amami Oshima is relatively cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C).

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