Oku-Hida Onsen Villages, Japan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Oku-Hida Onsen Villages, Japan? If you're planning to go to Oku-Hida Onsen Villages, I have 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 Oku-Hida Onsen Villages, Japan

Based on the climate and weather in Oku-Hida Onsen Villages, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

Important essentials for Oku-Hida Onsen Villages, Japan

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Oku-Hida Onsen Villages, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly choice.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently wear away. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection you can have.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have unreliable tap water, so it's important to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb one.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Oku-Hida Onsen Villages, Japan by month

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January

January here is frigid, very snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time and snows about half of the time.

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February

In February, Oku-Hida Onsen Villages can be brisk, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Oku-Hida Onsen Villages, with several of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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March

In March, Oku-Hida Onsen Villages is brisk and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 40s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). This is also a rainy time for Oku-Hida Onsen Villages, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In March, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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April

In April, Oku-Hida Onsen Villages is cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) and sometimes jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 30s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Oku-Hida Onsen Villages, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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May

May here is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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June

June in Oku-Hida Onsen Villages is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

Traveling to Oku-Hida Onsen Villages in July, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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August

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

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September

If you are traveling to Oku-Hida Onsen Villages in September, you will notice that it is warm and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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October

Traveling to Oku-Hida Onsen Villages in October, you will notice that it is relatively cool and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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November

If you visit Oku-Hida Onsen Villages during November, you may notice that it is pretty cool and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

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December

December in this region can be brisk and very rainy. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time and snows a bit less than half of the time.

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