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

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

When to go to Awa, Japan

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

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

January

In January, Awa is biting cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C) range. At night, lows are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sweaters
  • Waterproof coat
  • Scarf
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Insulated boots
  • Gloves
  • Very heavy socks
  • Fleeces
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Umbrella
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Waterproof boots

February

February in Awa can be dangerously cold and somewhat rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C) to high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Very heavy socks
  • Scarf
  • Fleeces
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Waterproof boots
  • Sweaters
  • Umbrella
  • Gloves
  • Waterproof coat
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Insulated boots

March

March in Awa is frosty and very rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 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:

  • Umbrella
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy socks
  • Waterproof coat
  • Heavy jacket
  • Waterproof boots
  • Sweaters

April

April for Awa is pretty cool and very rainy. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

In May, Awa is brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

In June, Awa can be chilly and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Awa, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

In July, Awa is chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Awa, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

In September, Awa is crisp and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Awa, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

Traveling to Awa in October, you will notice that it is brisk and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you go to Awa in December, you will notice that it is frosty and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Scarf
  • Very heavy socks
  • Sweaters
  • Waterproof boots
  • Waterproof coat
  • Insulated boots
  • Umbrella
  • Fleeces
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Gloves
  • Thermal undergarments

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Awa, 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 Awa
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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