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

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

When to go to Nankoku, Japan

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

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

January

January in Nankoku is cold and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains nearly every day this month and snows occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

In February, Nankoku is cold and extremely rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Nankoku, with most of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 50%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March for Nankoku is cool and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains almost every day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April is mild and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains almost every day of the month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you visit Nankoku during May, you are likely to find that it is balmy and extremely rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

In June, Nankoku is a perfect temperature and extremely rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Nankoku, with most of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you vacation in Nankoku during July, you are likely to find that it is hot and extremely rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

In August, Nankoku is consistently hot and extremely rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) and once in a while jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Nankoku, with most of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

In September, Nankoku is extremely warm and extremely rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Nankoku, with most of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you are traveling to Nankoku in October, you will notice that it is warm and extremely rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Nankoku can be chilly and extremely rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain almost every day. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

In December, Nankoku is relatively cool and extremely rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Nankoku, with most of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 50%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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