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

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Traveling to Kakegawa, Japan? If you're planning to go to Kakegawa, we've got 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 Kakegawa, Japan

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

Important essentials for Kakegawa, Japan

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good choice.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Kakegawa, Japan

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

If you go to Shimizu-tei Garden, you're likely to do a lot of walking. These are a must:


  • Good hiking shoes

    These are designed for this kind of walking, and can breathe and can get wet


  • Binoculars

    Like these


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you don't have to lug around a heavy suitcase.


  • Small portable cooler

    Save money on drinks with this portable cooler.

If you see Kakegawa Ninomaru Museum of Art, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Castle hopping? For Kakegawa Castle, take:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Kakegawa.

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

Already know when you're traveling?

January

January for Kakegawa is brisk. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

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February

February is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day.

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March

March in Kakegawa can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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April

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

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May

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

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June

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

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July

If you vacation in Kakegawa during July, you may see that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally around 80 during the day.

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August

August in Kakegawa 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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September

If you vacation in Kakegawa during September, you may find that it is a perfect temperature. 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 (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

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October

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

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November

If you go to Kakegawa in November, you will notice that it is cool. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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December

If you are traveling to Kakegawa in December, you will notice that it is cold. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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