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

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

When to go to Kaga, Japan

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

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

January

January in this region can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Kaga can be very chilly and somewhat rainy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) to low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Kaga is crisp. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Kaga is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Kaga in July, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Kaga can be very hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you visit Kaga during September, 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 about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you are traveling to Kaga in October, you will notice that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

Traveling to Kaga in November, you will notice that it is crisp and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you visit Kaga during December, you are likely to find that it is pretty cool and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 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 about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Kaga, 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 Kaga
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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