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

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Traveling to Kashima, Japan? If you're planning to go to Kashima, below is 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 Kashima, Japan

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

Important essentials for Kashima, Japan

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some rural areas may have unreliable tap water, so it's important to take 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 Kashima, Japan

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

If you check out a temple, such as Yutoku Inari Shrine, wear:

Castle hopping? For Kashima Castle Ruins, take:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Kashima.

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

Already know when you're traveling?

January

If you visit Kashima during January, you will probably notice that it can be very chilly and extremely rainy. 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). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days and snow a bit less than half of the time.

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February

In February, Kashima is pretty cool and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Kashima, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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March

March in Kashima is cool and extremely rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain most days. 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 is balmy and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains most days.

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May

In May, Kashima is warm and extremely rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Kashima, with most of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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June

June in Kashima is pretty consistently hot and extremely rainy. 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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July

Traveling to Kashima in July, you will notice that it can be very hot and extremely rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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August

If you visit Kashima during August, you will probably see that it is constantly hot and extremely rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

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September

If you vacation in Kashima during September, you will probably find that it is extremely warm and extremely rainy. 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 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

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October

October in Kashima is a perfect temperature and very rainy. 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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November

November in Kashima is crisp and extremely rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain most days. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

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December

December can be very chilly and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains most days and snows once in a while.

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