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

Traveling to Kusatsu, Japan? If you're planning to go to Kusatsu, we've got 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 Kusatsu, Japan

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

Important essentials for Kusatsu, Japan

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection you can have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can get worn. An unreadable vaccine card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly choice.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • 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).

General health necessities

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

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January

Traveling to Kusatsu in January, you will notice that it is brisk. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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February

If you vacation in Kusatsu during February, you will probably find that it is brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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March

March for Kusatsu is chilly. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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April

April in Kusatsu 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).

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May

May in Kusatsu is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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June

June for Kusatsu is hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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July

If you go to Kusatsu in July, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

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August

August for Kusatsu can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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September

September in Kusatsu is consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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October

If you visit Kusatsu during October, you might notice that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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November

November in Kusatsu is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain occasionally.

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December

December in this region is cold. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

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Activities for Kusatsu, Japan

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

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