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

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

When to go to Fuji, Japan

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

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

January

If you visit Fuji during January, you are likely to find that it is pretty cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you visit Fuji during February, you are likely to find that it can be brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March is cool. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Fuji can be chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

May

If you vacation in Fuji during May, you are likely to find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses

June

June in Fuji 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

July

If you visit Fuji during July, you are likely to find that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

August

August for Fuji is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Dresses
  • Rain boots
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses

September

September in Fuji is hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts

October

Traveling to Fuji in October, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants

November

November in Fuji can be chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear

December

December in Fuji can be chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 40% to 50% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Fuji, 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

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