Fukushima, Japan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Fukushima, Japan? If you're planning to go to Fukushima, we've got some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

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 Fukushima, Japan

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

Important essentials for Fukushima, Japan

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly choice.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently get worn. An unreadable vaccine card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection you can have.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General 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 great one.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January in Fukushima is freezing. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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February

February in Fukushima is very cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) to 30s F (single digits C).

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March

March can be brisk. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

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April

Traveling to Fukushima in April, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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May

May in Fukushima is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C). With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 40% to 50% range on average.

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June

June in Fukushima is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) to 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

If you go to Fukushima in July, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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August

August is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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September

If you go to Fukushima in September, you will notice that it is warm. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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October

If you go to Fukushima in October, you will notice that it is crisp. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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November

Traveling to Fukushima in November, you will notice that it is brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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December

December in Fukushima is pretty cool. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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