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

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

When to go to Kofu, Japan

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

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

January

If you go to Kofu in January, you will notice that it can be brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy socks
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Sweaters
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Heavy jacket
  • Warm pants or jeans

February

February in Kofu can be brisk. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) to high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Gloves or mittens
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy jacket
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Heavy socks
  • Sweaters

March

March in Kofu is crisp. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Kofu is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans

May

If you vacation in Kofu during May, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants

June

If you visit Kofu during June, you are likely to find that it is warm.

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 (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals

July

If you visit Kofu during July, you are likely to find 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 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals

August

August here is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts

September

September in Kofu 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear

October

October here is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses

November

If you visit Kofu during November, you are likely to find that it is cool.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Kofu is cold. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Kofu, 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 Kofu
  • Appropriate museum wear

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