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

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

When to go to Miyagi, Japan

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

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

January

If you are traveling to Miyagi in January, you will notice that it is cold. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you are traveling to Miyagi in February, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

Traveling to Miyagi in March, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you visit Miyagi during April, you are likely to find that it is chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Miyagi can be chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June here is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Miyagi is warm. 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:

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

August

August in Miyagi is extremely warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in this region is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you go to Miyagi in October, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you visit Miyagi during November, you are likely to find that it is relatively cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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