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

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:

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.

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

January

January 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) to high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you go to Ogasawara Islands in February, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April for Ogasawara Islands is mild. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

May

May here is warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

June

June in Ogasawara Islands is extremely warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants

July

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Skirts

August

August is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts

September

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses

October

If you visit Ogasawara Islands during October, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm. 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

November

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

December

If you vacation in Ogasawara Islands during December, you are likely to find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack 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.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A and B
  • A SIM card that works in Ogasawara Islands
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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