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

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

When to go to Miyakonojo, Japan

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

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

January

January in Miyakonojo can be brisk. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February here is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Miyakonojo is chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you visit Miyakonojo during April, you are likely to find that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

In May, Miyakonojo is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (low 20s C) range.

At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Miyakonojo, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July for Miyakonojo is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. 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:

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

August

August for Miyakonojo is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Miyakonojo is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Miyakonojo is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you vacation in Miyakonojo during November, you are likely to find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Miyakonojo is chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) to high 50s F (mid 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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