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

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

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

Important essentials for Katsuyama, Japan

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly product.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can wear out. An unreadable vaccination card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great kit.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

Already know when you're traveling?

January

If you visit Katsuyama during January, you may see that it is brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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February

February in this region can be brisk. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

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March

If you vacation in Katsuyama during March, you may notice that it can be very chilly. 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).

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April

April in Katsuyama is relatively 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

If you go to Katsuyama in May, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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June

June in Katsuyama 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 high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

July is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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August

If you go to Katsuyama in August, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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September

September in Katsuyama is hot. 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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October

Traveling to Katsuyama in October, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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November

November for Katsuyama can be chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

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December

December in Katsuyama is brisk. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) to high 40s F (single digits C).

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Activities for Katsuyama, Japan

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

If you go to a temple, such as Heisenji Hakusan Shrine, wear:

If you see the Fukui Prefectural Dinosaur Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Castle hopping? For Katsuyama Castle, take:


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you can carry your stuff.

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