Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, Japan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, Japan? If you're planning to go to Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, we've got some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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.

Important essentials 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.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent plane-friendly choice.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • Travel insurance

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  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently get worn. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.

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

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January

January in Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park can be very chilly 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).

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February

In February, Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park can be very chilly and extremely rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, with most of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 50%.

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March

If you vacation in Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park during March, you might notice that it can be very chilly 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.

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April

In April, Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park is relatively cool, extremely rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) and regularly jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, with most of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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May

May in Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park is balmy, 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).

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June

In June, Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park is mild, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 60s F (high 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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July

July for Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park is a perfect temperature, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains most days.

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August

If you go to Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park in August, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

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

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October

If you visit Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park during October, you might find that it is mild, 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.

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November

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

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December

December in Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park is crisp, very rainy and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) to 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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Activities for Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, Japan

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park.

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