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

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Traveling to Shirabu Onsen, Japan? If you're planning to go to Shirabu Onsen, this is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Shirabu Onsen, Japan

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

Important essentials for Shirabu Onsen, Japan

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.


  • Travel insurance

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  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can become worn. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • 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 choice.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Shirabu Onsen, Japan by month

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January

January in Shirabu Onsen can be very chilly. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) to low 40s F (single digits C).

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February

February here is cold. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

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March

If you are traveling to Shirabu Onsen in March, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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April

April in Shirabu Onsen is relatively cool. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) to low 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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May

May in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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June

June in Shirabu Onsen is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) to high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

If you are traveling to Shirabu Onsen in July, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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August

If you are traveling to Shirabu Onsen in August, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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September

If you go to Shirabu Onsen in September, you will notice that it is warm. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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October

If you go to Shirabu Onsen in October, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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November

November in Shirabu Onsen is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 60% to 70% range on average.

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December

If you are traveling to Shirabu Onsen in December, you will notice that it is cold. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

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Activities for Shirabu Onsen, Japan

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

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