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

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

When to go to Mount Ishizuchi, Japan

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

What to wear/what to pack for Mount Ishizuchi, Japan by month

January

January in Mount Ishizuchi is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you go to Mount Ishizuchi in February, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you are traveling to Mount Ishizuchi in March, you will notice that it is crisp. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Mount Ishizuchi is cool. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you vacation in Mount Ishizuchi during May, you are likely to find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you visit Mount Ishizuchi during June, you are likely to find that it is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August for Mount Ishizuchi is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

Traveling to Mount Ishizuchi in September, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you vacation in Mount Ishizuchi during October, you are likely to find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

Traveling to Mount Ishizuchi in November, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December for Mount Ishizuchi can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Mount Ishizuchi, Japan

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

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