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

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Traveling to Hirakata, Japan? If you're planning to go to Hirakata, we have 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 Hirakata, Japan

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

Important essentials for Hirakata, Japan

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • A vaccine card protector

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  • 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).


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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  • Hand sanitizer

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General health necessities

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

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January

If you vacation in Hirakata during January, you might find that it is cold. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s 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 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain or snow/sleet about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Okami Shrine, wear:

February

If you go to Hirakata in February, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain or snow about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Okami Shrine, wear:

March

March in this region can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Okami Shrine, wear:

April

If you visit Hirakata during April, you might notice that it can be chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 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 about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Okami Shrine, wear:

May

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

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Okami Shrine, wear:

June

If you vacation in Hirakata during June, you might see that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Okami Shrine, wear:

July

July in Hirakata is consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) to 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Okami Shrine, wear:

August

August in Hirakata is extremely hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Okami Shrine, wear:

September

If you go to Hirakata in September, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Okami Shrine, wear:

October

October in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Okami Shrine, wear:

November

In November, Hirakata is chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s C) and once in a while jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Hirakata, with several of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Okami Shrine, wear:

December

If you go to Hirakata in December, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Okami Shrine, wear:

Activities for Hirakata, Japan

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Hirakata.

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