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

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

When to go to Shimokita Peninsula, Japan

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

What to wear/what to pack for Shimokita Peninsula, Japan by month

January

If you go to Shimokita Peninsula in January, you will notice that it is very cold and extremely snowy. Expect it to rain regularly and snow almost every day of the month.

Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Cold weather footwear
  • Waterproof coat
  • Sweaters
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Heavy socks
  • Waterproof boots
  • Umbrella
  • Heavy jacket
  • Gloves or mittens

February

February for Shimokita Peninsula is frosty and extremely snowy. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains once in a while and snows nearly every day this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof boots
  • Waterproof coat
  • Sweaters
  • Heavy socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Heavy jacket
  • Umbrella
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Gloves or mittens

March

In March, Shimokita Peninsula can be brisk, extremely snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

In April, Shimokita Peninsula can be brisk and extremely rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 50s F (low 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Shimokita Peninsula, with most of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 60%. Additionally, it is breezy.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

In May, Shimokita Peninsula can be chilly and extremely rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the 60s F (high 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C).

This is also a rainy time for Shimokita Peninsula, with most of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June for Shimokita Peninsula is mild and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in this region is mild and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

In August, Shimokita Peninsula is a perfect temperature and extremely rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

This is also a rainy time for Shimokita Peninsula, with most of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you visit Shimokita Peninsula during September, you are likely to find that it is mild and extremely rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain nearly every day this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Shimokita Peninsula can be chilly and extremely rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

It tends to rain almost every day. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Shimokita Peninsula can be very chilly, somewhat snowy and extremely rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain most days.

It also snows regularly. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

In December, Shimokita Peninsula can be brisk, extremely snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 30s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Shimokita Peninsula, Japan

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Shimokita Peninsula, 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 Shimokita Peninsula

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