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

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

When to go to Shinonsen, Japan

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

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

January

January in Shinonsen can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in this region is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you visit Shinonsen during March, 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 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you vacation in Shinonsen during April, you are likely to find that it is cool.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you visit Shinonsen during May, you are likely to find that it is mild.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear

June

Traveling to Shinonsen in June, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

July

If you vacation in Shinonsen during July, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm.

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).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts

August

If you visit Shinonsen during August, you are likely to find that it is extremely hot.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts

September

If you go to Shinonsen in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses

October

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Shinonsen is relatively cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in this region can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Shinonsen, 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 Shinonsen

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