Sado Island, Japan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Sado Island, Japan? If you're planning to go to Sado Island, below is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

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 Sado Island, Japan

Based on the climate and weather in Sado Island, the best time to go is June. See below for details.

Important essentials for Sado Island, Japan

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available 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 an excellent plane-friendly product.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can wear out. An unreadable card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Travel insurance

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General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Sado Island, Japan by month

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January

January in Sado Island can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Sado History and Traditional Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February in Sado Island is cold. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) to low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Sado History and Traditional Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

If you vacation in Sado Island during March, you may see that it is brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Sado History and Traditional Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

If you visit Sado Island during April, you may notice that it is chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Sado History and Traditional Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May in Sado Island is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C). It tends to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Sado History and Traditional Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

June in Sado Island is mild. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Sado History and Traditional Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

July here is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Sado History and Traditional Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

If you visit Sado Island during August, you are likely to see that it is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Sado History and Traditional Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

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

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Sado History and Traditional Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

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

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Sado History and Traditional Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

November can be chilly. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Sado History and Traditional Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December for Sado Island is cold and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the Sado History and Traditional Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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