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

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Traveling to Kawasaki, Japan? If you're planning to go to Kawasaki, this article contains 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 Kawasaki, Japan

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

Important essentials for Kawasaki, Japan

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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  • Travel insurance

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  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly choice.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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

General health necessities

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

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January

January in Kawasaki can be very chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you check out a temple, such as Wakamiya Hachiman-gū Shrine, wear:

February

February in Kawasaki can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 40% to 50% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you check out a temple, such as Wakamiya Hachiman-gū Shrine, wear:

March

March in Kawasaki is brisk. 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:

If you check out a temple, such as Wakamiya Hachiman-gū Shrine, wear:

April

April in Kawasaki is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you check out a temple, such as Wakamiya Hachiman-gū Shrine, wear:

May

May here is mild. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you check out a temple, such as Wakamiya Hachiman-gū Shrine, wear:

June

If you go to Kawasaki in June, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you check out a temple, such as Wakamiya Hachiman-gū Shrine, wear:

July

July in Kawasaki is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you check out a temple, such as Wakamiya Hachiman-gū Shrine, wear:

August

If you visit Kawasaki during August, you are likely to notice that it is really hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 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 about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you check out a temple, such as Wakamiya Hachiman-gū Shrine, wear:

September

September in Kawasaki is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you check out a temple, such as Wakamiya Hachiman-gū Shrine, wear:

October

October in Kawasaki is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you check out a temple, such as Wakamiya Hachiman-gū Shrine, wear:

November

In November, Kawasaki is chilly. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Kawasaki, with several of the days of the month having rain. In November, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you check out a temple, such as Wakamiya Hachiman-gū Shrine, wear:

December

If you vacation in Kawasaki during December, you might find that it can be very chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally around 50 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you check out a temple, such as Wakamiya Hachiman-gū Shrine, wear:

Activities for Kawasaki, Japan

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

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