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

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Traveling to Gotemba, Japan? If you're planning to go to Gotemba, this article contains 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 Gotemba, Japan

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

Important essentials for Gotemba, Japan

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

  • (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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly option.


  • 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).


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent value.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

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January

If you vacation in Gotemba during January, you will probably notice that it is cold. 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.

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February

February in Gotemba is cold. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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March

March in Gotemba can be chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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April

April can be chilly. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day.

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May

May in Gotemba is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

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June

Traveling to Gotemba in June, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

If you vacation in Gotemba 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.

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August

August in Gotemba is really hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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September

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

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October

October in Gotemba is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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November

November in Gotemba is chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to low 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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December

Traveling to Gotemba in December, you will notice that it is chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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