Ogasawara Islands, Japan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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

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Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Ogasawara Islands, Japan

Based on the climate and weather in Ogasawara Islands, the best time to go is March. See below for details.

Important essentials for Ogasawara Islands, Japan

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Ogasawara Islands, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent kit.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Ogasawara Islands, Japan

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Ogasawara Islands.

We also recommend these top tours in and around Ogasawara Islands.

    What to wear/what to pack for Ogasawara Islands, Japan by month

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    January

    Traveling to Ogasawara Islands in January, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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    February

    February in Ogasawara Islands is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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    March

    If you are traveling to Ogasawara Islands in March, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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    April

    If you are traveling to Ogasawara Islands in April, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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    May

    If you visit Ogasawara Islands during May, you are likely to see that it is a perfect temperature. 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 (low 20s C). Humidity is generally around 80 during the day.

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    June

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

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    July

    July in Ogasawara Islands is pretty consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C).

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    August

    August in Ogasawara Islands is hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C).

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    September

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

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    October

    If you vacation in Ogasawara Islands during October, you may find that it is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

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    November

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

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    December

    December in this region is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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