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

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

When to go to Nishitokyo, Japan

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

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

January

January in Nishitokyo can be brisk and somewhat hazy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

In February, Nishitokyo is cold and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Nishitokyo can be brisk, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Nishitokyo is relatively cool, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

Traveling to Nishitokyo in May, you will notice that it is balmy, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

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

Humidity is generally around 70 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you vacation in Nishitokyo during August, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

In September, Nishitokyo is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

In October, Nishitokyo is balmy, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) and about half of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Nishitokyo, with several of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in this region can be chilly, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December is cold and very hazy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Nishitokyo, 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 Nishitokyo
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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