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

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Traveling to Shirahama, Japan? If you're planning to go to Shirahama, the following 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 Shirahama, Japan

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

Important essentials for Shirahama, Japan

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often become worn. An unreadable vaccine card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection you can have.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good 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 Shirahama, Japan by month

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January

January in this region is brisk. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

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February

February in Shirahama can be very chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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March

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

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April

If you visit Shirahama during April, you are likely to notice that it is relatively cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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May

If you vacation in Shirahama during May, you may notice that it is mild. 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).

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June

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

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July

July in this region is hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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August

If you visit Shirahama during August, you may see that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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September

If you go to Shirahama in September, you will notice that it is hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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October

If you vacation in Shirahama during October, you might notice 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 low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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November

Traveling to Shirahama in November, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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December

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

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Activities for Shirahama, Japan

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

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