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

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

When to go to Minakami, Japan

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

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

January

Traveling to Minakami in January, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy jacket
  • Sweaters
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella
  • Heavy socks
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat

February

February in Minakami can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Fleeces

March

March in Minakami can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Fleeces
  • Socks
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans

April

If you are traveling to Minakami in April, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Socks
  • Waterproof footwear

May

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

June

If you go to Minakami in June, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Umbrella

July

If you visit Minakami during July, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat

August

August in this region is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses

September

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion

October

If you go to Minakami in October, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses

November

If you vacation in Minakami during November, you are likely to find that it is relatively cool.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Rain coat

December

December in Minakami can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Jacket or coat
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Minakami, 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 Minakami
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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