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

Traveling to Kyushu, Japan? If you're planning to go to Kyushu, this 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 Kyushu, Japan

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

Important essentials for Kyushu, Japan

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly product.


  • 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 COVID-19 protection you can have.


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available 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 Kyushu, Japan by month

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January

January for Kyushu can be extremely cold. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

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February

February in Kyushu is very cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C).

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March

March in this region is brisk. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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April

If you go to Kyushu in April, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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May

May in Kyushu is relatively cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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June

If you vacation in Kyushu during June, you will probably see that it is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s 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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July

July in Kyushu is mild and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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August

Traveling to Kyushu in August, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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September

If you are traveling to Kyushu in September, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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October

Traveling to Kyushu in October, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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November

November in Kyushu can be very chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) to low 50s F (single digits C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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December

Traveling to Kyushu in December, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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Activities for Kyushu, Japan

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

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