Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, Japan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, Japan? If you're planning to go to Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, Japan

Based on the climate and weather in Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, the best time to go is June. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, Japan by month

January

January in Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park is cold and extremely rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February here can be very chilly and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you visit Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park during March, you are likely to find that it is pretty cool and extremely rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain nearly every day this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park is crisp, extremely rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May is balmy, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park is mild, very rainy and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

Traveling to Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park in July, you will notice that it is warm, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you vacation in Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park during August, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm, very rainy and somewhat hazy. 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).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

In September, Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park is warm, extremely rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, with most of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you visit Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park during October, you are likely to find that it is balmy, extremely rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you are traveling to Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park in November, you will notice that it is relatively cool, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

Traveling to Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park in December, you will notice that it is cool, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, Japan

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, 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 Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park

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