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

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

When to go to Nagaoka, Japan

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

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

January

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

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Jacket or coat
  • Warm pants or jeans

February

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Socks
  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear

March

If you go to Nagaoka in March, you will notice that it is cold. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans

April

If you visit Nagaoka during April, you are likely to find that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks

May

May in Nagaoka is mild. 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:

  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Socks

June

If you go to Nagaoka in June, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts

July

July is hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts

August

If you go to Nagaoka in August, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts

September

September in this region is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion

October

If you go to Nagaoka in October, you will notice that it is crisp. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece

November

November in Nagaoka is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Standard footwear
  • Long skirts
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Socks

December

If you vacation in Nagaoka during December, you are likely to find that it is brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Fleeces
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Socks
  • Jacket or coat

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

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

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