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

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Traveling to Shibata, Japan? If you're planning to go to Shibata, we have 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 Shibata, Japan

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

Important essentials for Shibata, Japan

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • 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 an easy-to-carry plane-friendly option.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection available.

  • (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


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good one.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

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January

Traveling to Shibata in January, you will notice that it is brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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February

February in Shibata is brisk. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day.

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March

March in Shibata is brisk. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

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April

Traveling to Shibata in April, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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May

If you visit Shibata during May, you might see that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

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June

If you visit Shibata during June, you will probably see that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s 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.

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July

July in Shibata is pretty consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C).

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August

If you visit Shibata during August, you may find 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). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

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September

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

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October

If you visit Shibata during October, you might see that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

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November

November is cool. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

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December

Traveling to Shibata in December, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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Activities for Shibata, Japan

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

Castle hopping? For Shibata Castle, take:


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you can carry your stuff.

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