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

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

When to go to Shibayama, Japan

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

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

January

January in Shibayama can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain sometimes. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 40% to 50% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Fleeces
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Jacket or coat
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat

February

Traveling to Shibayama in February, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Jacket or coat
  • Fleeces
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Umbrella

March

If you vacation in Shibayama during March, you are likely to find that it is brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses

April

If you visit Shibayama during April, you are likely to find that it is cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally around 60 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Umbrella

May

Traveling to Shibayama in May, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses

June

In June, Shibayama is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Shibayama, with several of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants

July

If you visit Shibayama during July, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 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. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts

August

August for Shibayama is 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:

  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage

September

If you visit Shibayama during September, you are likely to find that it is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 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. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals

October

If you are traveling to Shibayama in October, you will notice that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear

November

November for Shibayama is cool. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Long skirts

December

December here is brisk and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Shibayama, Japan

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Shibayama, 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 Shibayama
  • Appropriate museum wear

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