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

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

When to go to Obihiro, Japan

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

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

January

January in this region is frosty. Temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thermal undergarments
  • Goggles for eye protection
  • Insulated boots
  • Coveralls
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Extreme cold weather gear
  • Fleece for under jacket
  • High performance gloves
  • Neck gaiter
  • Thick pajamas

February

If you go to Obihiro in February, you will notice that it is freezing. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Extreme cold weather gear
  • Goggles for eye protection
  • Insulated boots
  • Coveralls
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Thick pajamas
  • Neck gaiter
  • Fleece for under jacket
  • High performance gloves
  • Thermal undergarments

March

March in Obihiro is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Sweaters
  • Scarf
  • Fleeces
  • Gloves
  • Insulated boots
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Very heavy socks

April

April in Obihiro can be brisk. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) to low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you vacation in Obihiro during May, you are likely to find that it is relatively cool.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

Traveling to Obihiro in June, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Obihiro in July, you will notice that it is warm. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Obihiro is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) to high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Obihiro is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you are traveling to Obihiro in October, you will notice that it is cool. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Obihiro is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sweaters
  • Heavy jacket
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy socks

December

If you go to Obihiro in December, you will notice that it is freezing. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Very heavy socks
  • Sweaters
  • Insulated boots
  • Scarf
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Fleeces
  • Gloves
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Pajamas, such as sweats

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

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

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