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

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

When to go to Shikinejima, Japan

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

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

January

Traveling to Shikinejima in January, you will notice that it is cold. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you visit Shikinejima during February, you are likely to find that it is pretty cool.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Shikinejima is crisp. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) to high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Shikinejima is cool. 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:

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

May

May in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June for Shikinejima is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you are traveling to Shikinejima in July, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Shikinejima is hot. 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:

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

September

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Shikinejima is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Shikinejima is crisp. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Shikinejima is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Shikinejima, 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 Shikinejima
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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