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

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

When to go to Katsuura, Japan

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

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

January

If you visit Katsuura during January, you are likely to find that it is pretty cool, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time and snow once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in this region can be brisk, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time and snows once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Katsuura can be very chilly, very rainy and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) to 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

In April, Katsuura is chilly, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (high 10s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Katsuura, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 70%. Additionally, it is very breezy.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you visit Katsuura during May, you are likely to find that it is mild, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Katsuura is warm, very rainy and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella

July

July in Katsuura is a perfect temperature, very rainy and somewhat hazy. 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:

  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat

August

If you are traveling to Katsuura in August, you will notice that it is extremely warm, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion

September

In September, Katsuura is a perfect temperature, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Katsuura, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Skirts

October

If you visit Katsuura during October, you are likely to find that it is mild, very rainy and very hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you visit Katsuura during November, you are likely to find that it is cool, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in this region can be chilly, somewhat rainy and extremely hazy. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Katsuura, 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 Katsuura

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