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

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Traveling to Iwate, Japan? If you're planning to go to Iwate, 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 Iwate, Japan

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

Important essentials for Iwate, Japan

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly product.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • 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).

General health necessities

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

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January

Traveling to Iwate in January, you will notice that it is freezing. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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February

February for Iwate is freezing. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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March

March in Iwate can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain occasionally.

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April

If you visit Iwate during April, you might find that it is chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s 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.

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May

May in Iwate is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain once in a while.

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June

June in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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July

July in Iwate 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).

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August

August in Iwate is extremely warm. 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).

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September

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

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October

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

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November

November is brisk. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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December

December in Iwate can be brisk. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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