Daisetsuzan National Park, Japan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Daisetsuzan National Park, Japan? If you're planning to go to Daisetsuzan National Park, 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 Daisetsuzan National Park, Japan

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

Important essentials for Daisetsuzan National Park, Japan

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some rural areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent value.


  • 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 Daisetsuzan National Park, Japan

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Daisetsuzan National Park.

What to wear/what to pack for Daisetsuzan National Park, Japan by month

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January

January in Daisetsuzan National Park is unbearably cold and somewhat rainy. The snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C) to 20s F (single digits below 0 C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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February

February in Daisetsuzan National Park can be bitter cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C). It tends to rain regularly.

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March

In March, Daisetsuzan National Park is very cold. Temperatures routinely are in the 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Daisetsuzan National Park, with a few of the days of the month having rain.

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April

In April, Daisetsuzan National Park is brisk. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Daisetsuzan National Park, with a few of the days of the month having rain.

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May

In May, Daisetsuzan National Park is cool. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Daisetsuzan National Park, with a few of the days of the month having rain.

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June

June in Daisetsuzan National Park is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

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July

July in Daisetsuzan National Park is warm. 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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August

August in Daisetsuzan National Park is warm. 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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September

If you vacation in Daisetsuzan National Park during September, you are likely to notice 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 low 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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October

October in Daisetsuzan National Park is crisp. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) to high 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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November

In November, Daisetsuzan National Park is cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Daisetsuzan National Park, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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December

In December, Daisetsuzan National Park is freezing and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) range. At night, lows are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Daisetsuzan National Park, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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