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

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

When to go to Iwata, Japan

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

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

January

If you vacation in Iwata during January, you are likely to find that it can be very chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Jacket or coat
  • Fleeces
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Standard footwear

February

If you go to Iwata in February, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Jacket or coat
  • Rain coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella

March

March in Iwata can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Standard footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces
  • Umbrella

April

April in Iwata is crisp. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Rain coat
  • Socks

May

If you are traveling to Iwata in May, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella

June

If you visit Iwata during June, you are likely to find that it is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts

July

In July, Iwata is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 60s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Iwata, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat

August

In August, Iwata can be very hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) and sometimes jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Iwata, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Skirts

September

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear

October

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof luggage

November

November in Iwata is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

December

December in Iwata is cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Fleeces
  • Light gloves or mittens

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Iwata, 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 Iwata
  • Appropriate museum wear

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